11 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    16 February 2022

  • Application deadline

    30 January 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    13 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
Working pattern
Term time
Contract type
Maternity or parental leave cover (Maternity cover, potential permanent opportunity at the end)
TSAT Grade C £14,677 - £16,070 for hours and weeks stated

Job summary

We require a Teaching Assistant to join New Horizons Children’s Academy. You will be willing to take the opportunity to play a full part in the further development of our school and join us in our aims to make learning irresistible and to provide a nurturing and safe environment for everyone.

You will need to hold a relevant L2 or higher childcare qualification, have good communication skills and excellent literacy and numeracy skills (GCSE or equivalent, Grade C or above). Good ICT skills would also be desirable.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our modern school and join our Trust. You will work with brand new facilities and grasp the opportunity to influence and shape the vision of our Academy.


What you will need to succeed:
Excellent interpersonal skills
Committed to supporting pupils
Effective communicator both orally and in writing
Effective ICT skills
Excellent organisational and administrative skills
Understanding of the educational system and current developments
Ability to motivate and to support learning

Additional skills and experience:
First Aid experience

Applying for the job

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
School size
624 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

About New Horizons Children's Academy

We are the best performing primary school in Medway, ranking well above average progress in all areas. – 2019 Department of Education Primary league table results
We are a modern three-form entry school that opened in September 2014 and teaches over 600 children from the local community. We have modern classrooms and facilities that will help the successful applicant teach an inspiring and creative curriculum to our students.

School location

Park Crescent, Chatham, Kent, ME4 6NR

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