15 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    3 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    3 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

16358.00 - 16629.00

1:1 Teaching Assistant job summary

Victoria Primary Academy are looking to recruit a dedicated, enthusiastic and reliable Teaching Assistant (Level 2) to provide one-to-one support to a child with learning needs. This is a key role within our school - we have a number of children who have a range of additional needs and we pride ourselves on our strong commitment to inclusion. Supporting children with additional needs to learn alongside their peers and make good or better progress is a key aim for us and this role is crucial in enabling the school to meet this. To be able to fulfil this role you will need a strong personal ethos of integrity, patience, resilience and commitment.

At Victoria we aspire to achieve the very best for every single pupil. As noted by OFSTED in 2023 “‘Aspiration’ is a key word at Victoria Primary Academy. It is central to everything leaders do, from the design of the school’s ambitious curriculum to the awe-inspiring trips on offer.”


The right candidate must be:

·        Adaptable

·        Committed to a nurturing approach to children

·        Enthusiastic

·        Passionate about ensuring all children achieve the best they possibly can

·        Professional

·        An excellent team player

We expect high standards of behaviour from our children and high standards of professionalism from our staff.

The role would be supporting a specific child, this could be in a number of year groups depending on candidate’s previous experience and expertise. 

If you

• have a Level 2 qualification in English and Maths

• have a Level 2 qualification in a relevant subject or demonstrable experience of working with or caring for children with special needs

• are physically fit

• are flexible and responsive with the ability to address potentially challenging situations

• have a commitment to deliver first class support to staff and pupils then we would love to hear from you.

Victoria Primary Academy is a two form entry school situated on the edge of Wellingborough. We are proud to be a diverse school, with pupils from a range of backgrounds, cultures and faiths. Over half our pupils speak English as an additional language, with 44 different languages being spoken across the academy. We are an inclusive school where we work together to ensure all members of our academy community can reach their potential and fulfil our mission statement: Creating Learners without Limits.

You can find out more about this role by

• applying online from our website Careers | Hatton Academies Trust

• contacting Ian Pearson, Principal (pearsoni@victoriaprimaryacademy.org.uk) or 01933 223323 for more information, or to arrange an after school hours visit to our friendly academy.


Closing date 9.00am Monday 3rd June 2024.


Education without limits; Integrity at all times



Hatton Academies Trust are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applications from appropriately qualified persons regardless of gender, race, religion, disability or age. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS clearance

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Victoria Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
415 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Victoria Primary Academy is a two form entry primary school in the centre of Wellingborough, Northants. We are proud to be a member of Hatton Academies Trust and work closely with other schools within the trust to prepare our learners for life.

At the heart of everything we do for children and families is our safe, stimulating and inclusive learning environment where every member of our community is valued and respected. As part of this, we have developed strong relationships with parents and carers to ensure that children reach their full potential.

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