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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    30 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 January 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Part time: 32.5 hours a week, term time only, from 08.30 - 15.00 with a 30 minute unpaid lunch

Contract type

Fixed term - Until 31st December 2023

Full-time equivalent salary


Actual salary

£14,878 (for full year)

What skills and experience we're looking for

About You

We are looking for an Early Years Worker to join our EYFS team. Your role will be to support the learning, playing and development of children in our Early Years setting through purposeful play, planning and assessment. You will join a dedicated team and be supported by a highly skilled and passionate EYFS Leader, Headteacher, SENCo and welfare team. You will need to have strong communication and team-work skills and work in partnership with colleagues and parents.

You must be passionate about providing outstanding EYFS provision which caters for the developmental, educational and pastoral needs of all children. You must have a knowledge of the EYFS framework and up to date EYFS knowledge.

You will align to the values of our school and embrace the ethos at Pegasus Primary. In joining our teaching team, you will be part of a passionate, committed team dedicated to making a difference to our school community.

Pegasus Primary is situated on the outskirts of Oxford City, within Blackbird Leys. Your work will have the power to transform life opportunities where it is needed most. You will be part of United Learning Multi-Academy Trust.

About the Role

In the role of Early Years Worker, you will need to:

  • Provide children with a safe, stimulating and positive environment and relationship;
  • Be a role-model for high standards of communication, interaction, play and behaviour;
  • Work well within a team, taking direction from the Room Leader and EYFS Lead;
  • Be committed to upholding the highest standards of safeguarding;
  • Take responsibility for a key group; • Plan and prepare group times, planning and tracking;
  • Work together with the Room Leader, EYFS Lead, Headteacher and SENCo;
  • Take pride in your role, environment, team and setting.

What the school offers its staff

Pegasus School is a dynamic and vibrant place to work, where each day you make a huge difference to children’s lives.

We care deeply about each and every child and look for the very best in our team to cultivate a lifelong love of learning. Our school is an inclusive team that never gives up on a child - no matter how complex or challenging that can be.

Leadership provides the impetus, support and challenge to help everyone become better than they thought they could ever be. Our sense of purpose and determination to build innovative, inspiring and highly effective practices across all levels of the organisation are an overwhelming driver and permeate everything that we do.

Wherever you are in your career we may have a position for you. We appreciate that whilst experience is important, will and determination to have a great impact on children’s learning is just as vital. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team of creative, innovative minds who have the highest expectations for the children in their care.

Commitment to safeguarding

Pegasus School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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About Pegasus School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
482 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01865 777175

Primary School

School location

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