Salary:  £18795/£19171 (pro rata £14347/ £14572)

We are looking for a teaching assistant who is dedicated, motivated and committed to providing a caring and exciting learning environment where children are valued as individuals and are challenged and enabled to reach their full potential. This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding classroom practitioner to make a significant contribution to our school community. This post will be to work initially in a year two class. NVQ level 2 or above is essential and previous experience as a teaching assistant is desirable.

You will:

  • Have high expectations of learning and teaching
  • Be keen to develop as a professional.
  • Be able to work collaboratively with many colleagues.
  • Be able to act as a positive role model.
  • Be able to contribute to the positive ethos of the school.
  • Be able to deliver a variety of interventions, including phonics.
  • Have some experience of teaching in KS1 and/or EYFS if possible.

We will offer you:

  • A school with high expectations and aspirations for all our children.
  • A team of dedicated professionals who are experienced and supportive.
  • Amazing children who are enthusiastic learners.
  • A commitment to ongoing professional development.
  • The opportunity to be part of a growing Academy and an innovative learning environment. 

Visits to the school are welcomed (adhering to social distancing and school risk assessment) by appointment with the Headteacher, Mrs Rachel Taylor.

This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records at an enhanced level.  Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at

Closing date:  Friday 25th September 2020 @ 12noon

Interviews will be held W/C 21st September 2020  

Further details are available by contacting Mrs. K. Barnes, School Business Manager, to whom completed forms should be returned.  Telephone No. 01709 850201 or via email: [email protected]  

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