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  • Start date details

    Summer term 2023

  • Closing date

    31 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade 5

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Qualifications
    • NVQ 2 in Supporting Teaching and Learning, or equivalent


    • Able to demonstrate the ability to meet the STL Level 2 National Occupational Standards relevant to this post.
    Level 2 qualifications in maths/numeracy and English/literacy
  • Experience of supporting teaching and learning in a formal setting
  • Knowledge of child protection and health and safety procedures.
  • Ability and willingness to undertake professional development.Good interpersonal skills.
    • Empathy with children and young people.
    • An understanding of, and commitment to, Equal Opportunities, and the ability to apply this to strategic work and day-to-day situations.
    • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
    • ELSA qualification or the willingness to undertake the qualification

What the school offers its staff

  • Warm and welcoming atmosphere to work in.
  • Enthusiastic children with a love of learning
  • A strong commitment to Continuous Professional Development
  • A strong, dynamic team

Commitment to safeguarding

Burton-on-the-Wolds Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safe recruitment practices to protect children and vulnerable adults. Staff are subject to enhanced DBS checks.

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About Burton-on-the-Wolds Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
191 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01509 880298

Burton on-the-Wolds is a very special place to work and learn. We have 191 children on roll who are taught in single age group classes. We are situated in the small village of Burton-on-the-Wolds near to Loughborough, Leicestershire.
The school has extensive grounds and we have access to the village plantation for our Forest Schools sessions. We work closely with five other schools in the local area (Foxes Collaborative) to provide wider opportunities for our children and to improve teaching and learning in our schools.
Our school was judged as 'outstanding' in 2018 by Ofsted and we continue to develop our inspiration curriculum offer to ensure that we meet our aims of "Inspire, Nurture, Flourish".

Arranging a visit to Burton-on-the-Wolds Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email head@burton-on-the-wolds.leics.sch.uk.

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