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  • Start date details

    From 3rd June, or from 1st September

  • Closing date

    17 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 30 hours a week 8:50 - 3.10, with a 5 minute briefing before school on a Monday and Friday and an hour class team meeting/training after school each week.

Contract type


Pay scale

Hampshire: Grade B/C. Actual starting salary £16173 to £17,346 depending on experience.

What skills and experience we're looking for

Wre you wanting to make a real difference to the learning and progress of children? We are looking for a learning support assistant to work as part of our team.

You will support and work collaboratively with the class team, responding to pupils’ diverse needs. Ideally you will have an understanding of working with children who have additional needs. However, we would be happy to receive applications from those who have not had this experience and are looking to explore a new opportunity.

We are looking for individuals who have high expectations combined with a nurturing approach to working with children. You will have good communication skills, be able to work proactively with a range of children and across a team of adults, be resilient and resourceful.

Working hours are 30 per week, 40 weeks per year (term time plus one week).

What the school offers its staff

Here's what we can offer you:

- Professional Development Opportunities: We understand the importance of continuous growth and learning. We will offer full induction and ongoing training opportunities

- Supportive Work Culture: Join a team of passionate professionals who are committed to making a positive impact on the lives of our students. Our collaborative and supportive work culture ensures that you have the resources and encouragement you need.

- Community Engagement: Engage with a community of parents, guardians, and professionals who share a common commitment to the success of our students. You will be making a positive contribution to the community

Further details about the role

Norman Gate is a primary school and nursery provision for children with a range of learning needs. With class sizes of up to 12, you will be able to provide individualised support as part of a small class team and will strive to ensure all our children are able to reach their potential.

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 Norman Gate School

School type
Special school, ages 2 to 11
School size
110 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to Norman Gate School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email stephanie.jones@normangate.hants.sch.uk.

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