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  • Job start date

    17 April 2023

  • Closing date

    27 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Actual salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who is:

  • experienced in supporting children throughout the primary phase;
  • passionate about supporting pupil learning and development and dedicated to forming and building relationships;
  • a strong team player who is able to inspire and motivate pupils, working effectively with the teacher;
  • committed to the vision of the school and CAREs;
  • is highly motivated and has excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

What the school offers its staff

In return we can offer:

  • wonderful children who love to learn;
  • a supportive, experienced and dedicated staff team;
  • support and CPD to help you to develop in your career.

Further details about the role

Have you got what it takes to make a real difference?

A rare opportunity has arisen for a qualified teaching assistant to join our fantastic team at Water Leys Primary School. Are you that special someone who can make a difference to the lives of our children?

We are looking for someone special who can demonstrate that they have had a positive impact on the lives of pupils by supporting them academically, socially and emotionally. You will also have a good understanding of how to promote positive mental health and well-being.

You must be positive, flexible and have a can do attitude at all times.

Commitment to safeguarding

Water Leys Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. All candidates must ensure that they can provide two references prior to interview.

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About Water Leys Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
419 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
0116 2884135

Water Leys is a community primary school with 420 children from FS2 (aged 4) to Year 6 (11 year olds).

Arranging a visit to Water Leys Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@waterleys.leics.sch.uk.

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