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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    1 July 2024 at 4pm

  • Date listed

    13 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£25,979.00 Annually (FTE) pro rata 22.5 hrs per week - NJC Level 3D pt 11

Parent Learning Mentor job summary

Main purpose: To impact on pupil outcomes by improving parents’ / carers’ own skills, giving them confidence to better engage with their child’s learning and progress and partner with the school to narrow the attainment gap of disadvantaged pupils.

The post holder will:

  • provide parental learning experiences, classes and workshops, balancing sensitivity and understanding with the raising of expectations
  • Support parents and pupils to overcome their barriers to learning and fully engage with school learning / homework
  • use a dual approach of a) face-to-face classes, workshops and meetings, and b) building a digital library of 'how to' clips for access from the school website

Candidates will need to have GCSE Level 4 or higher in English and Maths, and be proficient in spoken English, grammar and pronunciation.

Candidates will need to be confident in the creation and provision of online learning resources.

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 Priory Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
205 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Priory Primary is a unique school, ambitious for its diverse community in the heart of Bedford. Class sizes are smaller than average, and we have absolute clarity about our curriculum approach. You will be well supported by our amazing colleagues: teachers, support staff and engaged senior leaders.

All posts are subject to strict safeguarding checks, including a check on any publicly available digital presence, and candidates must share our deep commitment to equality of opportunity.

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