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  • Start date details

    ASAP or 8th April

  • Closing date

    21 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 January 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Level 3 TA salary

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you looking to work in our innovative, exciting and happy school with motivated children and supportive staff?

We are looking to appoint a Level 3 Teaching Assistant

Post required ASAP or Monday 8th April

Full Time - Permanent

An opportunity has presented itself where we are looking for a full-time Level 3 Teaching Assistant to join our fabulous team. We are a small one-form entry school who offer excellent provision in Primary Education. 

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant who will:

  • Be a committed practising Catholic or someone who is willing to be supportive of our Catholic ethos and practices.

  • Be a proven, excellent classroom practitioner

  • Have the highest expectations for all children, ensuring outstanding progress.

  • Have a commitment to teaching an inspiring Curriculum

  • Demonstrate high expectations of learning, achievement & behaviour

  • Be able to motivate, challenge and enthuse our children

  • Show excellent communication and inter-personal skills to lead a team effectively

  • Inspire and engage all children creatively in the learning process.

  • Be committed to developing our team and maintaining effective relationships within the parish and wider school community.

  • Participate fully in the curricular, extra-curricular and religious life of our school.

  • Aspire to excel professionally.

What the school offers its staff

We offer:

  • Happy, caring, confident, motivated children who love coming to school every day to learn.

  • A hardworking team of dedicated, positive and very supportive staff

  • A supportive community which has strong links with parents and Parish

  • A proactive approach to your Professional Development

  • An active and supportive Governing Body

  • Excellent opportunities for growth into leadership.

  • Mentoring support and coaching from our experienced leaders.

  • Thorough and supportive induction process.

Further details about the role

Our children want someone who:

  • Is kind and understanding

  • Is firm but fair

  • Delivers fun lessons and exciting learning

  • Will follow our Gospel virtues

  • Who is committed to our school and will live and breathe our mission statement.

  • Is smiley and happy

  • Can help them to bring out the best in themselves

Closing date: Wednesday 21st February at 12 noon

Whole class lesson observations: Friday 23rd February

Interviews for successful candidates: Wednesday 28th February

Start Date: Monday 8th April

Commitment to safeguarding

Our Lady & St Kenelm Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
As well as following up references, appropriate online searches will be carried as part of our Safer Recruitment Process.

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About Our Lady and St Kenelm RC School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
201 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01384 816880

We are a much sought after, small one-form entry Catholic primary school in Halesowen.
We have strong links to the parish of Our Lady and St Kenelm as well as our sister church, Our Lady of Lourdes, Old Hill.
We are a dynamic, innovative staff who put the children at the heart of every decision we make. We work strongly as a team and excel in developing leaders at all levels.

Arranging a visit to Our Lady and St Kenelm RC School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email info@our-lady.dudley.sch.uk.

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