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  • Start date details

    To be confirmed

  • Closing date

    5 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Part time: 35

Contract type


Actual salary

£10.98 - £11.59 per hour

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will demonstrate:

  • A passion for working with pupils in accessing the curriculum to the full, to ensure they make excellent progress and reach their true potential
  • A commitment to drive the raising of standards which have an impact on learning and monitoring progress, adjusting provision to meet changing needs
  • The ability to work both using their own initiative and as part of a wider team
  • A commitment to working closely with parents and carers
  • The ability to work with individual pupils, in addition to small groups

Following recommendations from Keeping Children Safe in Education

(KCSIE) for an additional pre-employment check with effect 1 Sept 22,

please note, an online search may form part of this recruitment


What the school offers its staff

We are seeking a new Learning Support Assistant to join our team. Could you support, motivate and guide pupils, to help them overcome barriers that are preventing them from achieving their full potential? In this pivotal role, you will work closely with teachers to create an environment where all belong and delivering interventions to enable all pupils to achieve their very best.

We can offer you a ‘Good’ school (Ofsted 2022,) but more than this, Templars is a super place of work with an excellent team ethic. The whole team is committed to improving opportunities for both our pupils and staff. We have high aspirations for the children of our wonderfully diverse community and a proven record in developing careers supported by a dedicated leadership team. So that you can decide whether you would like to join us, here is what is important to us:

Further details about the role

Templars puts safeguarding first

• We believe that our community deserve us to be the very best we can be

• We are proud of our team ethic and value commitment and generosity of spirit

• We live by our values of Care, Respect and Honesty

• We believe that hard work and relationships are key to success and we expect everyone to be the very best of themselves

• We believe that working in education is an attractive, deeply satisfying, joyful job

• We believe that staff need to be happy, healthy, well-qualified, highly motivated, hardworking well-trained experts, who in return for the best working conditions that we can provide, accept the professional obligation to improve

• We believe in and evidence-informed approach to school improvement, most particularly in teaching and learning, to help us to identify what works best in our classrooms

• We believe that truly great teaching is that which improves pupil progress

It is also important to refer to our website, in particular our chosen approach to behaviour management and we strongly recommend a visit to the school to see us in action. Please contact our admin team on 02476 466337 to arrange an appointment.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of
children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share
this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to
undertake an enhanced criminal record check via the DBS.

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About Templars Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
657 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

At Templars our mission is, ‘Every child, every day, every chance,’ and this reflects our belief that there should be no limits on the aspirations for our children and our staff, and that we strive to make sure everyone makes the most of every day at school as part of our friendly team.

We believe that it takes a community to educate a child, so we aim to work in partnership with our parents, other schools and local organisations to offer our pupils a fantastic, bespoke curriculum and a range of extra-curricular opportunities and exciting adventures which help to build confidence and foster a love of learning.

Arranging a visit to Templars Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@templars.coventry.sch.uk.

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