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Teaching Assistant

Abbey Court Community School
D2 (£18,933 - £21,748 Pro-rata) + SEN Allowance (£1,324) – pay award pending
Abbey Court Community School
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
32.5 hours per week. 8.45am – 3.45pm.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
17/09/2021 at 15:30
Abbey Court Community School

“We grow people”

An outstanding school

(3 successive inspections – Ofsted July 2010, October 2012 and September 2017)

We are currently looking for…


Are you interested in a rewarding career in the field of Special Educational Needs? If so, how about considering a position at Abbey Court School? We are looking to appoint Teaching Assistants to commence as soon as possible or from September.

Abbey Court caters for pupils aged 3-19 with Severe Learning Difficulties, and is currently located on 2 Strood sites; Cliffe Road (Nursery & Primary) and Rede Court Road (Secondary & Further Education). The primary site is also home to our brand new school farm!

Comprehensive training and induction will be provided.

Childcare experience, or relevant childcare qualifications are desirable but not essential.

Due to the conditions and complex needs of the pupils at Abbey Court School, continuity and consistency of support is paramount and therefore candidates for all positions will need to commit to the full working hours of the post.

We are fully committed to safeguarding and protecting the children at Abbey Court School. All posts are subject to a safer recruitment process which includes enhanced criminal records and barring check, scrutiny of employment history, robust referencing and other vetting checks. Our safeguarding system is underpinned by a range of policies and procedures which encourage and promote safe working practices across the school. On joining you will be required to undergo continuous professional development to maintain safe working practice, and safeguard our children and young people.


How to apply

View our recruitment video at…


For an application pack, please write to/telephone

(stating the role for which you are applying):

Abbey Court School, Rede Court Road, Strood, Kent. ME2 3SP   

(01634 338236)


apply on-line via the ‘Jobs Go Public’ website

Please note CV’s will not be accepted.

Further information on this vacancy

This vacancy is now closed