Teaching Partner (Fixed Term until July 2025)

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated teaching partner to join our team at Temple Grove Academy.

Full-time, term time only including INSET days (39 weeks), for a fixed term until 31 July 2025.

The main focus of the role is to provide support to pupils. Your responsibilities may include supporting children in achieving the lesson objective, leading 1:1 and group intervention programmes, feeding back to the class teacher, maintaining records of progress and behaviour, working with children to support any social, emotional, behavioural, personal care or medical needs and liaising with parents and external professionals.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have good numeracy and literacy skills
  • Be able to model excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Have a good understanding of how children learn
  • Be flexible and able to adapt to the needs of the children
  • Be committed to raising standards.
  • Be able to liaise closely with teachers, support staff, parents and the wider community
  • Pay rate is KR4 (pro-rata) however this may include an additional SEND allowance for the right candidate.

Temple Grove can offer:

  • A commitment to CPD for all
  • Supportive staff and governors
  • Enthusiastic and friendly children
  • A real opportunity to make a difference


Visits to the school are welcomed.

To apply, please visit Kent Teach () Teaching Partner (Fixed Term Until July 2025)Teaching/Child Support at Temple Grove Academy, Tunbridge Wells ( or contact the school for an application form (

All applications need to be received by midday on Friday 15th July 2024.