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Teaching Assistant - The Federation of Barnehurst Schools

Post Title: Teaching Assistant

School: The Federation of Barnehurst Schools

Location: Bexley

Status: 12 hours per week

Weeks per year: 39 weeks

Grade: PFT Scale C1/C2

Post Start Date:  ASAP

Closing Date for Applications:  Wednesday 30th September 2020 at Midday

Interview Date: Monday 5th October 2020



The Federation of Barnehurst Schools comprises of 2 outstanding schools. We value our community, and the school has built a strong reputation for excellence over the years.


We are the founding school of The Primary First Trust, which currently consists of ten primary schools in Medway, Kent and Bexley.  This gives us a wide support network and allows our staff to grow professionally and our children to achieve excellence.


The ideal candidate will share our vision and commitment to upholding our high standards and aspirations for our children.


We are looking for a Teaching Assistant who:


  • Has experience of working in an education setting to raise achievement.
  • Is able to raise and sustain high standards.
  • Is creative, has initiative and is resilient.
  • Has experience of teaching phonics.
  • Able to inspire and engage children.


Candidates are expected to have GCSE level English and Mathematics (A*-C) and may be required to assist pupils across EYFS, KS1 AND KS2.


In return, as a member of the Primary First Trust, we offer bespoke training opportunities to support professional development, at all levels.


An application pack is attached to this advert and completed application forms should be emailed to


References will be requested from those shortlisted.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

The Primary First Trust Limited is a company Limited by Guarantee Registered in England and Wales number 08738750 and an Exempt Charity

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