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Would you, or someone you know, like to train to teach?Come to one of our allocated sessions on Wednesday 30 June 2021, at the School of Science & Technology Maidstone, to find out about the courses that we offer through the Trust. More information here:


Are you a Teaching Assistant looking for a new challenge? We are looking for enthusiastic, passionate individuals to work in a Special Needs position and within EYFS. You can find all the details about both roles here:


Today the whole school has taken part in our annual Penguin Pals Day as part of All children have had a variety of activities and tasks to take part in throughout the day


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someone is eggstremely happy (sorry!) to have received an Easter egg from Mrs Ambrose today!


Congratulation to Dolphin Class on topping our leader board this week, what super effort you have all put in! Well done to Starfish Class and Seal Class for coming second and third respectively 👏🥳


During Science this week, Year 3 dissected a flower in order to recognise and identify the parts.


This week Year 6 took part in a virtual Sea cadet session with Suzy Green. The children took part in a buoyancy lesson where they were testing the buoyancy of different materials and why they are chosen as materials for safety equipment.


Year 3 have been practicing their reading aloud this week. They discussed how important the role of the listener was as well as the reader. In order to ensure our listener was listening we asked them some RIC style questions based on the text they had just engaged with!


Tomorrow we will be celebrating Children can wear anything they want to school, but there will be key stage prizes for an outfit or hairstyle that makes others laugh the most!


We currently have some frogspawn in Year 1. The children have been observing them change and develop into tadpoles.


Seal Class have been conducting a water transportation experiment with food colouring in Science this week.


Whale Class have been looking at atlases to find countries where some different fruits and vegetables are grown.


Huge congratulations to Starfish Class on being top of the podium this week on our leader board. Congratulations to Turtles for second place and Penguins for third place. Who will be top next week?! 🥳👏


Year 2 have been comparing the capacity of different containers as part on their Maths lesson today.


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Its been lovely to welcome back all the children today. The school has had a great atmosphere and all the children seem very happy and excited to be back!


Here is our latest Sensory Circuit video for you to take part in.


Year 1 & 2 have been enjoying some activities in school today.


Starfish Class have been enjoying World Book Day across Teams. This afternoon, we shared Farmyard Hullabaloo, before singing Old MacDonald, using our classroom animals.


It's great to see that children are still getting involved in at home, please do continue to share your pictures with us!


It's great to see that children are still getting involved in at home, please do continue to share your pictures with us!


In Science, Year 3 conducted an experiment with seeds to find out the requirements needed for a plant go grow. They can't wait to find out what happens! They will be observing changes daily using their investigation results record!


Valley Park School is holding its first Community Art Auction on YouTube, on Thurs 4 March at 7pm. The virtual live event will raise money for Dementia UK & there will be a range of artwork to purchase - don't miss it!


On Tuesday, Starfish class downed their online tools in favour for some more creative ones and made 3D tractors!


All the staff at Kings Hill would like to say a huge Thank You to Julie Derrick, CEO of Valley Invicta Academies Trust for our tasty treats!


Today Starfish children have been using playdough to solve subtraction problems.


Year 1 have been measuring time and recorded how many times they could do one activity in one minute. I think it is safe to say they will sleep well tonight as they worked so hard on this, especially the exercise activities! Well done everyone 👏


Year 1 have been completing activities linked to the story Wild by Emily Hughes in English this week. Today, they have written a piece of text in role as the man character. We are so impressed with their writing!


Paige in Year 3 has written a short story in English and using her understanding from our French sessions has written the story out again in French!


This week in English Year 3 produced their own Magic Show adverts based on our class text 'Leon and the Place Between' by They explored the key features used in persuasive adverts whilst making sure they appeal to their target audience and catch people's eye.


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Enjoy our brand new, FREE audiobooks while you get ready for World Book Day 2021! Whether you’re reading together with the family, or listening in your own time, find your next audiobook to tune into here:


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To celebrate 's eco lesson 🍃 with and , we are proud to be donating 8000 copies of Cookie and the Most Annoying Boy in the World to


A reminder that all children will taking part in our virtual sponsored Danceathon this Friday raising money for the We will put together clips of each class to share with you all. All monies raised is to be paid on our Just Giving Page:


Take a look at this weeks Sensory Circuit video for children to take part in:


Freya in Year 5 has inspired her class mates to make stars of hope, we think this is a lovely idea and are enjoying seeing their creations!


Seal Class have kick started their new topic this term 'plants' with an informative interactive leaflet detailing each part of a flowering plant.


As part of their Rainforest Topic, over half term Seals have been busy consolidating their learning from last term creating layers of the rainforest models.


Dolphin Class have created some great art work as part of their Humanities topic on Rivers!


Starfish Class have been measuring height and today they found objects that were taller/shorter than a teddy bear!

Teaching Assistant - EYFS - Term Time

Type of Position:Teaching Assistant
Salary:£14,919 , pro rata to VIAT 2 (£18,329 - £18,809)
Start Date:May but September might be possible
Closing Date: 1 May 2021, 8am

We are excited to announce the opportunity for an experienced and well qualified teaching assistant to join our friendly, successful and creative EYFS team.

We wish to appoint an experienced Early Years Practitioner to work 36.25 hours per week over 5 days (8.15am to 4pm) on a term time only basis (38 weeks per year). This is a permanent appointment. The starting salary will be £14,919, paid within the VIAT 2 grade, pro rata to full-time equivalent of £18,329 - £18,809 per annum.

As a small and close learning community, we are looking for the right person to mirror our high expectations, demonstrate a deep knowledge of the EYFS curriculum and fit with our passionate and innovative team. We have an extensive range of new equipment and resources to support our pupils, and expansive grounds which enhance physical and personal development.

Valley Invicta Primary at Kings Hill is a values led school, where we empower children to become independent and resilient through a huge range of inspiring learning opportunities and by building strong connections with families, our other Trust primary schools and one another.

As an inclusive school with a specialist provision (SRP) for pupils with ASD, we are able to provide a high ratio of specially trained staff to support all children in working effectively together to achieve individual potential. A commitment to the creative support and challenge for every child in a culture of equality is essential.

The successful Candidate will:
• Be confident in delivering a high quality EYFS curriculum, including phonics, as part of an experienced team.
• Have a Level 2 or Level 3 teaching assistant qualification or other equivalent award
• Have high ambitions for every child and a commitment to your own continuing professional development.
• Have some experience supporting children in their speech and language development.
• Share ideas for a constantly developing high quality, creative and exciting provision and be reflective in your approach.
• Be committed to digital assessment and communication methods to enhance information sharing between members of the school team and families.
• Work as a team to proactively identify individual potential and support needed in order for every child to access the highest quality provision ensuring the achievement of the very best outcomes for each child.
• Carefully follow safeguarding and confidentiality protocols.
• Be keen to join a wider enthusiastic, supportive and imaginative school staff team.
• Have confidence to share ideas for school development.
• Be proactive in engagement with the wider school life.

To apply, click on the link below to download a copy of our application form and email to:

Please vist our website for more information on the school: 

We warmly invite visits to see the school and our team in action. Please contact the school office to arrange this: or 01732 841695.

Our Trust and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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