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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    5 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    14 May 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Higher level teaching assistant

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Scale Point 4

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors of Calderdale Village Schools Federation are seeking to appoint an outstanding, committed individual, looking for a new challenge, to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a federation, with the role working predominantly at St Mary’s CE Primary School with the opportunity for additional experience at Norland CE Primary School.

We aim to appoint a positive, passionate and experienced individual with a desire to offer all children a caring, personalised, safe and stimulating learning experience. The role includes working under the direction of the Executive Headteacher and Heads of schools. An opportunity to undertake funded Continued Professional Development or similar would be discussed for the candidate appointed to the role. Experience and confidence in teaching whole classes would be advantageous for this role.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have an excellent knowledge and understanding of working with children and the principles underpinning excellent teaching and learning
  • Be committed to continued professional development
  • Have a high expectation for children’s learning and behaviour;
  • Have the ability to motivate and support children and staff through exemplary practice;
  • Be flexible and have the ability to work effectively as part of a team.

What the school offers its staff

As a federation we can offer:

  • Highly supportive staff and school governors;
  • Enthusiastic, well behaved and motivated pupils who are keen to learn;
  • Welcoming, happy and friendly schools with an aspirational ethos;
  • A commitment to staff wellbeing and continuing professional development;
  • The opportunity to work across more than one school and as a federation team.

Further details about the role

The successful candidate will be required to work 27.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday, term time only with a negotiable start time. The role will be mainly based at St Mary’s CE Primary School with some work when required at Norland CE Primary School. The position will be permanent with a 6 month probationary period in place.

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About St Mary's CofE (VC) J and I School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
99 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01422 831602

Arranging a visit to St Mary's CofE (VC) J and I School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email y.sullivan@norland.calderdale.sch.uk.

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