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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time, part time: 30 Hours - Monday to Friday 8:30-3:15 with 45 minutes for lunch

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Grade 4 SCP £24294 to £26421

What skills and experience we're looking for

The governors and headteacher are looking to appoint a strong and committed full-time or part-time TA to work in a KS1 or KS2 class based on the strengths and experience of the candidates. We will consider part time requests (full days). We will also consider applications from Level 1 and 2 teaching assistants that have relevant school experience.

The successful applicant will:

  • be an excellent teaching assistant who has high expectations of self and others and is passionate about enabling all learners to achieve success
  • have excellent knowledge of the curriculum for the phase in which they work coupled with the ability to secure successful learning for all children with a wide range of learning needs
  • be committed to raising standards and developing the best education for all pupils
  • Deliver high quality learning experiences for pupils which promotes independence, work flexibly and responsively, according to the needs of the learner
  • be able to use their own initiative
  • be a patient and resilient practitioner
  • have excellent communication skills in order to develop positive relationships with children, staff and parents
  • work well as part of a committed and inclusive staff team
  • have experience delivering phonics, preferably with the Little Wandle scheme

We need someone who is:

  • Passionate about children’s learning, progress and well-being
  • Experienced in working with children supporting both individuals and groups of learners in addition to providing high quality support
  • Committed to achieving high standards of learning and behaviour for all learners

What the school offers its staff

  • To work in a very happy, vibrant and successful school with wellbeing at the heart of everything we do
  • To work with our enthusiastic, responsive and friendly learners and their families
  • Work with a dedicated, committed and active team of staff
  • We offer appraisal to support all our support staff with their professional development

Further details about the role

Visits to the school are very warmly welcomed, by arrangement.If you would like to find out more or arrange a visit then please contact school on 01142281900 or email enquiries@princeedward.sheffield.sch.uk and you can find out more on our school website www.princeedward.org.uk

Commitment to safeguarding

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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About Prince Edward Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
446 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0114 2281900

LEA Maintained Primary School

Arranging a visit to Prince Edward Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jobapplications@princeedward.sheffield.sch.uk.

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