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  • Earliest start date

    3 June 2024

  • Latest start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    26 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Pay scale

Grade 8

What skills and experience we're looking for

Do you want to work in a supportive team?

Do you want to work in a school where ‘pupils really enjoy school and know they are making good progress’ (Ofsted)?

Do you want to work in a school where ‘members of staff are extremely supportive of each other’?

The Governors of Spire Junior School wish to appoint a suitably qualified and highly motivatedindividualto take up post in our school.

The successful applicant must be passionate about improving outcomes and life chances for all children. Relevant training and support will be provided for the role as needed.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person. We would warmly welcome visits by prior appointment so that you can come and see our school for yourself. Please contact Mrs Melbourne, our School Business Manager on (01246) 234546 to arrange a mutually convenient time for a visit. Prospective candidates are also encouraged to view our school website at www.spirejunior.co.uk and to view our Facebook page / Twitter feeds.

What the school offers its staff

In return, we offer:

Regular CPD for all staff, as our Teaching Assistants and Pastoral staff attend our staff meetings each week. This will be to support whole-school targets as well as personal development.

A supportive team of experienced professionals working together to safeguard children.

A working environment which is mindful of the mental health and well-being of all.

Commitment to safeguarding

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here

to see our policy on criminal background checks.

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About Spire Junior School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
186 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number

Spire Junior School - a community school rated Good by Ofsted May 2022.

Arranging a visit to Spire Junior School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email cvernon@spire-jun.derbyshire.sch.uk.

School location

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