Teaching Assistants - Fixed Term

The Charles Dickens School, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 2RL

3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    1 July 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    20 September 2021

Job details

Working pattern

  • View all Term timejobs
  • Hours of work are 08.40am-15.10 Mon-Fri. These hours include a 20 minute break and a 40 minute unpaid lunch break. This is a term time only post + 1 Staff Development Day. 27.5 Hours per week

Contract type

Fixed term (one academic year)

Annual or full time equivalent salary


Actual salary


Teaching Assistants - Fixed Term job summary

The School requires Teaching Assistants for an immediate start to support a number of SEND students joining us in Year 7. This role is suitable for someone who wishes to pursue a career in teaching and wishes to gain further experience in the workplace or someone who enjoys enabling students to learn and wants to play an integral role in supporting teaching and learning in a school thereby raising the standard of achievement for all students.

Candidates must be excellent communicators, motivated, able to work independently, and have good ICT skills . You will be liaising with teachers regarding planning and differentiation of work, support the provision plans of students with EHCP's and in particular those with High Needs Funding. At least 2 years' experience of working closely with SEND students is required.

Hours of work are 08.00am-16.00 Mon-Thu, 8.05-16.00 Fri. These hours include a 35 minute unpaid lunch break. This is a term time only post + 1 Staff Development Day.

These roles are fixed term contracts and based on a one year contract.

Applying for the job

Applications for this post should be made online only using the School's application form. CVs will not be accepted. On the website visit the information page and click on Recruitment. Please email your application to recruitment@cds.kent.sch.uk. If you wish to discuss this post or arrange a visit, please contact Mrs Anne-Marie Ormsby, Personnel Assistant.

The Charles Dickens School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application via the Disclosure & Barring Service and a check against the ISA Barred List of Children.

More on how to apply (opens in a new tab)

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About The Charles Dickens School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1113 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

The Charles Dickens School joined Barton Court Academy Trust (BCAT) on 1 March 2017, working in partnership with Barton Court Grammar School, an outstanding rated co-educational grammar school in Canterbury. This new venture will see The Charles Dickens students and staff benefit from outstanding leadership and the sharing of best practice. The Trust is committed to excellence in professional development.

School location

Similar jobs nearby

Get a job alert when similar jobs are listed

Find more school jobs in Kent

Share this job