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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    12 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    3 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£24,702.00 - £26,873.00 Annually (FTE) (NJC scp Grage G Point 8 - 13)

Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) Internal Post job summary

Our Lady Immaculate Catholic Academies Trust is a large Catholic Multi Academy Trust situated in the northern half of the Catholic Diocese of Northampton. The Trust leads and manages ten Catholic primary schools located across the geographical area of Northamptonshire and Bedfordshire and, two Catholic secondary schools, one in Northampton - Thomas Becket and one in Bedford - St Thomas More.

The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School is a 1.5-form entry primary school educating approximately 285 pupils in Kingsthorpe, Northampton.

The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and committed individual who:

has a passion for learning and teaching

has high expectations and a commitment to maintaining standards

is inspiring and caring

can engage all our learners with exciting innovative lessons

demonstrates high standards and dedicated in all they do

is committed to inclusion and the development of the whole child

works well in a team and is a good communicator

is a reflective practitioner, keen to explore current educational research

Our school can offer the successful candidate the following:

Friendly staff and children with excellent behaviour who are eager to learn and develop their skills

A caring and supportive team

Excellent professional development opportunities to support whole school improvement and personal areas of interest as a practitioner

Positive relationships with parents, governors and parish

Delightful children who ensure you leave with a smile each day

You would be joining a nurturing and caring working environment underpinned by a Catholic ethos and educational focus, whose aim is for every pupil to leave with a strong moral purpose, high aspirations, and immense pride in what they have achieved during their time in our schools.

If you wish to discuss this role, please contact Amy Treadgold Nelson, Office Manager via e-mail atreadgoldnelson@tgs.nor.olicatschools.org or telephone 01604 714399.

Closing Date is no later than 12 noon on Friday 12th July 2024.

Interviews week commencing 15th July 2024.

Please note we reserve the right to close the vacancy earlier if there are sufficient applications. All our appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check in line with our Safer Recruitment Policy.

This vacancy is open to employees at The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School Only

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 The Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
291 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

School location

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