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  • Earliest start date

    24 August 2023

  • Latest start date

    23 August 2024

  • Closing date

    13 June 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    31 May 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 12 months

Pay scale

Grade 5

What skills and experience we're looking for

The governors of Moira Primary School are seeking to recruit Teaching Assistant’s to work in our school. The role will involve supporting individual children and small group work in the school, working under the direction of class teachers both in and outside of the classroom and during lunchtime. This offers an exciting opportunity for the successful candidates to work as part of a team striving for outstanding provision to enable the whole school community to flourish.

The successful candidates will:

  • Have experience of working with children with special educational needs
  • Be qualified to a minimum of NVQ Level 2 in Supporting Teaching & Learning or equivalent
  • Be committed, caring and hard-working
  • Have a love for working with children
  • Build a positive relationship with a fantastic pupil and their family
  • Be motivated, well organised, patient, adaptable and able to use their own initiative.

What the school offers its staff

  • Happy, hardworking and engaged pupils and staff.
  • A modern and well cared for school building with lots of outside space.
  • Planned opportunities for professional development
  • An active and supportive governing body that works in partnership with the whole school community.
  • A school with potential for growth and development that has foundations on which to build its future success.

Commitment to safeguarding

Moira Primary School we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. The successful applicants will need to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS and supply suitable references. Appointment is subject to successful safeguarding checks, references, an online check and a medical questionnaire. We particularly welcome applications from under-represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
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About Moira Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
195 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01283 217450

Our school is a friendly and welcoming, Leicestershire LA maintained school, located in between Ashby-de-la-Zouch and Swadlincote. With our family values and a positive nurturing ethos, the children are at the heart of everything we do. Our motto, ‘Learning Together,’ is evident throughout the school and ensures that adults and children learn together and achieve their best through a curriculum that is exciting and promotes a love of learning.

Arranging a visit to Moira Primary School

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

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