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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    30 August 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£16,811.00 - £18,388.00 Annually (Actual) NJC level 4a pt 11-15

Higher Level Teaching Assistant (PPA cover) job summary

Higher Level Teaching Assistant (PPA cover)

The Role

We are seeking to appoint a passionate and dedicated Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our school team to work across the school covering teacher's PPA time. Although a passion for teaching PE would be preferable, the right candidate could deliver a range of subjects during their week.

Candidates should be qualified to at least NVQ Level 3 or the equivalent.

If you are looking for a new and exciting challenge and you are passionate about making a difference in the lives of young people, then we would love to hear from you.

  • Contract: Fixed Term for 2 years (in the first instance)
  • Hours: 27.5 hours per week (term time only)
  • Salary: NJC level 4a pt 11-15, (£16,811 - £18,388)
  • Closing date: TBC
  • Start: 2nd September 2024

Please note the school may decide to withdraw the advert before the closing date or interview suitable candidates prior to the advert closing.

About Maple Tree Primary School

Maple Tree Primary school is a single form entry primary school with an onsite pre-school, accepting children from age 2-11. We are a kind and positive school that models respect and embraces diversity - where everyone feels safe and is encouraged to be the best they can be.

Please note: check the attached job description and personal specification for a more detailed look at the requirements for the role before applying.

Maple Tree Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the Person Specification in order to be offered the post. DBS Disclosure at Enhanced Level and a qualification check are required for this post. Please note that part that as part of our safeguarding duty, references will be obtained and an online check carried out at the shortlisting stage.

If you have any questions regarding this post please contact the school office on 01767 699806 or email office@mapletreeprimaryschool.com.

Commitment to safeguarding

his school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the Person Specification in order to be offered the post. DBS Disclosure at Enhanced Level and a qualification check are required for this post. Please note that part that as part of our safeguarding duty, references will be obtained and an online check carried out.

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About Maple Tree Primary School

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

Maple Tree is a one and a half form entry school which opened as a lower school in 2000. Last year transition began to become a Primary school and from September 2019 the school will cater for children of pre-school age (2 year olds) up to Year 6.

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