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  • Job start date

    3 January 2023

  • Closing date

    8 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    28 November 2022

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 3rd January – 21st July 2023

Actual salary

Grace C 2-4: £10.60 - £10.98 per hour

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to provide additional support in our Key Stage 2 Class. You will collaborate with the Class Teacher to assist in learning activities as well as providing support to individual and small groups of pupils.

Working in this one class will allow you to develop an understanding of how each pupil best responds to encouragement and guidance, allowing you to see what a big difference your work can do. This is a wonderful opportunity to help pupils flourish in their learning development.

You will be required to be flexible in your approach, looking to continually seek improvements, in order to enhance everything we do.

You will:

  • Have previous experience in this type of role.
  • Be supportive, nurturing, patient and understanding.
  • Have high levels of resilience to cope with the demands of the role.
  • Be able to develop positive working relationships with pupils, parents, staff and other professionals.
  • Be willing to undertake and act on relevant professional development and training.
  • Be able to support in the delivery of high quality learning experiences for all pupils.
  • Have high expectations of learning and behaviour and inspire and motivate our children.
  • Seek to make learning exciting and a positive experience.
  • Work well as part of a team.
  • Demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills.

What the school offers its staff

Situated at the edge of the North Yorkshire Moors and approximately 3 miles from the coastal town of Filey and is set in extensive grounds comprising two playgrounds surrounded by large playing/sports fields. The modern buildings are light, spacious and in good repair.

In November 2018 the school was inspected and judged to be a ‘good school’ by Ofsted. A copy of the report can be obtained from the website www.ofsted.gov.uk

The school consists of 9 well-resourced classrooms; including our 2 Year Old Provision and Early years/Foundation stage unit, a library/resource area and 3 learning support rooms, (one including a curriculum cookery area). There are various cloakrooms and reading areas, a large hall, kitchen, staffroom and 3 administrative offices. There are currently 233 pupils on roll age 2 to 11 years.

Commitment to safeguarding

School is committed to ensuring the welfare and safety of all children in school. All North Yorkshire schools, including Hunmanby Primary School, follow the North Yorkshire Safeguarding Children Partnership procedures. The school will, normally, endeavour to discuss all concerns with parents about their child/ren. However, there may be exceptional circumstances when the school will discuss concerns with Social Care and /or the Police without parental knowledge (in accordance with Child Protection procedures). The school will, of course, always aim to maintain a positive relationship with all parents. The school’s child protection policy is available publicly on our school website. www.hunmanbyprimary.co.uk.
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About Hunmanby Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
242 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

We are located towards the centre of the large village of Hunmanby, 3 miles from the North Sea and the town of Filey. We are proud of our school site which has spacious grounds with a large playing field and wildlife pond area. We have a range of other outdoor facilities including an allotment garden with fruit cage and heritage orchard, large polytunnel, river of wild flowers, shelter and willow dome and a range of themed flower beds. We even have chickens! Our broad and creative curriculum fosters collaboration as well as individual responsibility for our school and our community.

Arranging a visit to Hunmanby Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email Chloe.Bullen@northyorks.gov.uk.

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