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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    4 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Full time: 30 hours per week. 39 weeks.

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade 4

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a dedicated, passionate and resilient individual who places the best interests of the children in their care at the heart of their work. We are looking for a versatile Teaching Assistant with Early Years qualification Level 3 or above, to work in our Nursery. The successful candidate will also be able to adapt to provide excellent provision in any class when needed.

The successful candidate will ideally understand the Early Years frameworks, have a secure understanding of a range of SEND needs and have experience of supporting children across the whole curriculum. The successful candidate must be able to build positive relationships with the children and their families and build and maintain positive working relationships within the staff team.

What the school offers its staff

We are a member of The Aspire Multi Academy Trust and offer a mutually supportive ethos with excellent opportunities for professional development.

Commitment to safeguarding

As a Trust we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children. For all shortlisted candidates reference checks and online searches will be completed prior to interview. All successful candidates are subject to satisfactory references, medical checks, right to work in UK and safeguarding checks (including enhanced DBS and a declaration of disqualification (Childcare Disqualification regulations 2009).

Our school Safeguarding Policy can be downloaded and read on our website.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to admin@sandbach-pri.cheshire.sch.uk

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About Sandbach Primary Academy

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

At Sandbach Primary Academy, we are immensely proud of our expanding, friendly and family oriented school, where every individual is valued and nurtured and developed to enjoy their learning. The children are at the heart of every decision we make to ensure they are happy, confident and that the opportunities provided for them are relevant to their needs both now and in the future.

Our aim is simple: for children to be successful in life; able to make active choices; and be excited by learning.

Our vision, with all of the schools in The Aspire Educational Trust, is to give children and young people from all backgrounds an outstanding education. In so doing, they will acquire the values, skills, knowledge and understanding to prepare them for life beyond the classroom and subsequently succeed.

Our broad and balanced curriculum offers children a wide range of engaging learning opportunities. Our school, enhanced by extensive and vibrant grounds enhance the opportunities we can offer to our children.

At our school, we establish strong partnerships with our teachers, support staff, pupils, parents and carers, governing board and our local community in our aim to deliver the very best education for all of our pupils. We provide learning opportunities for our pupils to enrich and create as many memorable experiences as we possibly can that lead our pupils to develop as learners and as individuals, developing their sense of self and feeling able to make choices not only about their learning but also about essential areas such as their own physical and mental health.

The school provides caring, high quality education for children from the ages of 2-11 years.

Arranging a visit to Sandbach Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email head@sandbach-pri.cheshire.sch.uk.

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