“An outstanding school”
(3 successive inspections – Ofsted July 2010, October 2012 and September 2017)
We are currently looking for Temporary Teaching Assistants
Are you committed, motivated and enthusiastic? Can you make a difference?
If so, share your talents and expertise with us.
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 provision is a purpose built premises, newly opened in April 2017.
This is a temporary contract to support a specific pupil, and will cease when the pupil leaves
the school or the level of need changes, whichever is sooner.
Comprehensive training and induction will be provided.
Childcare experience, or relevant childcare qualifications are desirable.
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.
This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of appointment for post is subject to satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service and prohibition checks.
View our recruitment video at
Closing date: 10.12.19
Please note CV’s will not be accepted.
How to apply
Please apply online via the link provided.
Please note, we do not accept CV’s submitted without a fully completed online application form.
Or for an application pack, please write to/telephone
(stating the role for which you are applying):
Mrs Linda Taylor, School Business Manager
Abbey Court School, Rede Court Road, Strood, Kent. ME2 3SP