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  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    24 November 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 November 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Until 31st August 2024

Full-time equivalent salary

A1-B1 scp 2 to 4 £11.59 per hour - gross salary £17,677.

What skills and experience we're looking for

Manor Wood Primary School are seeking a Teaching Assistant to join their strong school team and support teaching and learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage.

Manor Wood Primary School are looking to employ enthusiastic and committed practitioners to start or further their career with us. The Foundation Stage is inspired by the Reggio Emilia Approach where children are leaders in the direction of their learning. Crucially, you need to have a love for being with young children, find joy in working alongside them and to marvel at their achievements. We are looking for someone who is resilient, has a good sense of humour, is a team player and is committed to their own development as an early years practitioner.

In return we will offer:

  • An opportunity to work within a unique, outstanding and inspiring Foundation Stage setting. Winners of ‘The Nursery World Awards 2021 and 2023 for the best Early Years in a School.’
  • A supportive staff team who are committed to ensuring that every child reaches their potential.
  • A team that puts children at the heart of learning where anything is possible.
  • Children who have a thirst for learning and a love for working as a team.

This position is temporary for this academic year with the possibility of a permanent contract.

Please email your completed application form to the school at recruitment@manorwood.owlcotesmat.org.

What the school offers its staff

We consider every ‘little person’ to be beautiful, independent, fascinating and creative individuals with a huge amount to offer the world. It is our promise to parents to provide the highest standards of care and Early Years education tailored to children’s individual interests and needs.

Do you think you have what it takes to join our team?

Commitment to safeguarding

Owlcotes Multi-Academy Trust and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All adults in school, whether paid staff or a volunteer, have a responsibility for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All adults in our schools must abide by Owlcotes Multi-Academy Trust policies and procedure and each school's Safeguarding and Child Protection policy. All successful employment candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).
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About Manor Wood Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
Up to 495 pupils
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
0113 268 9160

School location

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