St Mary's Catholic Primary School

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St Mary's Catholic Primary School

This is our school, let peace dwell here


Support Vacancies

Teaching Assistant - Full-time


  • Ref:  KCC886-3715-135S
  • Posted:  26/09/2022
  • Pay:  KPR4 - Min £18,517- max £19,625 £12,582 pro rata
  • Start Date:  Monday 31st October 2022
  • App Close Date:  05/10/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:  12th October 2022


St Mary’s Catholic Primary School is an excellent school with a vibrant, supportive and friendly school community. We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant who is dedicated to supporting children in their learning and is sympathetic to our Catholic values. The role is 30 hours per week and involves working in class with individual children, leading/supporting groups of children within lessons and running interventions.  This year the position will be in EYFS but may change in September. Please read the Person Specifications carefully and make reference to them in your applications. Previous TA experience is not essential, training can be given; a good general level of education and personal qualities are as important as experience. If you have any questions about the role, please email Due to the number of applicants that we have, we will only be informing applicants required for interview.


Information about the school

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School is a two form entry primary school situated in the stunning seaside town of Tankerton, on the outskirts of Whitstable. As part of the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership we are lucky to be able to access high quality professional development and being part of a family of schools enables us opportunities to learn, grow and develop together. We are looking for a classroom based teaching assistant who is sympathetic to our Catholic values and ethos and who demonstrates commitment and passion to assist us in ensuring that our children strive to be the best they can be. In addition, the skills and ability to work as part of a team.