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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    2 July 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    9 June 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Until 31 August 2024

Full-time equivalent salary

£22,369 - £24,496 FTE - Actual salary £19,239

What skills and experience we're looking for

You will:

  • be creative in your approach to learning and delivering the curriculum;
  • possess and use appropriate skills to undertake those activities necessary to meet the physical, emotional and educational needs of individuals and groups of children, including those with special needs
  • have high expectations of pupils’ achievements and a commitment to excellent standards;
  • work well as part of a team
  • be literate and numerate;
  • be enthusiastic, energetic and committed to making learning exciting;
  • have excellent communication skills with children and adults

What the school offers its staff

In return we offer:

  • A welcoming community and a highly motivated, professional staff team that are driven towards continuously raising standards.

  • Excellent professional development opportunities through an extensive range of network groups and other Transform Trust initiatives
  • Calm and purposeful learning environments
  • Friendly, polite, well behaved children who deserve the very best
  • Excellent partnerships between pupils, staff, parents, governors and community
  • A forward-thinking approach to teaching and learning throughout the school
  • Career opportunities as part of a successful Multi Academy Trust

Further details about the role

Ashbrook Junior School is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and hard-working Level 2 Teaching Assistant to support teaching and learning in the classroom to maximise the participation of our children. The role will include assisting the class teacher in the planning of work programmes for individuals and groups of children and delivering educational activities and prepared programmes of learning.

This is a fixed term in order to meet the needs of our current cohort of children.

Ashbrook Junior School is a co-educational school for children between the ages of seven and eleven. It shares a split level site with the Infant School, off Victoria Avenue in Borrowash, Derby. We are fortunate in having large, spacious teaching accommodation, with areas for small group activities, meetings and quiet reading. Our library area has recently been refurbished with new shelving through the fundraising of the PFA. We have large playgrounds and extensive grassed areas, including facilities for football, netball and various sports.

We warmly welcome applications from those who are passionate about making a real difference to the lives of children and thrives on challenging themselves and others to keep on improving. Our working relationships are positive, supportive and forward looking.

Closing date for applications: Midnight 2 July 2023

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About Ashbrook Junior School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
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School size
174 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
01332 673785

Arranging a visit to Ashbrook Junior School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email s.mckie@ashbrook-jun.derbyshire.sch.uk.

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