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Teaching Assistant






£65 to £70 Per Day


Tunbridge Wells

Contract Type:

Maternity Cover

Here at Term Time Teachers we are looking for an experienced Teaching Assistant to work in a school in Tunbridge Wells to support children with physical disabilities to cover maternity leave.

This position would be on a full time basis Monday to Friday.

About you:

  • Ideally hold a Support teaching and learning qualification, however, having good experience would be considered.
  • To have experience in working with children who have physical disabilities.
  • To have experience in supporting children with specific learning needs.
  • To be a positive and enthusiastic individual who is willing to take on challenges.
  • To have effective teaching strategies in supporting children with need
  • You must be someone who is calm and able to adapt changing your approach where appropriate.
  • Follow the school's policies and procedures.


  • To be able to motivate and engage the pupils, ensuring to take into account individual needs.
  • Supporting individuals in their individual needs, being able to further their development and learning using effective teaching and support strategies. Particularly supporting their physical needs.
  • Working together with teachers, SENCO, and other relevant professionals as appropriate, ensuring to give feedback on pupils learning and development.
  • To contribute to support plans and planning.
  • Effectively carrying out behaviour management strategies and ensuring this is consistent.
  • Praising children and providing assistance to encourage children within their learning and development.
  • To undertake physical routines as appropriate, aiding in supporting independence.
  • To recognise and use appropriate intervention strategies.
  • To be supportive and reassuring to pupil.
  • Ensuring to promote inclusion at all time.
  • Being able to adapt learning for children to suit their individual needs.
  • To undertake continual professional development.

Term Time Teachers are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants will be subject to a full face-to-face registration and an Enhanced DBS (Formerly known as CRB).