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  • Start date details

    January 2023

  • Closing date

    3 March 2023 at 2:32pm

  • Date listed

    20 December 2022

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: 28.33 Hours per week/39 Weeks per year

Contract type


Actual salary

£14,142.00 - £14,663.00

Pay scale

Grade C

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will have:

• Experience of working within a primary school with a working knowledge of KS1/KS2
• Deep understanding of supporting children with additional needs
• Experience working 1:1 as a Teaching Assistant
• GCSEs or equivalent in Maths and English grade C or above and be able to illustrate good literacy and numeracy skills
• Excellent communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
• Working knowledge of supporting pupils with emotional difficulties
• Experience of Emotional Literacy Support, THRIVE or similar would be advantageous

What the school offers its staff

Salisbury Road Primary have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, dedicated, and hard-working SEND Teaching Assistant. The successful candidate will be a good team player, have a flexible approach and have the ability to develop positive behaviour strategies with children with additional needs.

Further details about the role

With nine individual primary schools, the Learning Academies Trust is the largest primary school trust in Plymouth and the first education employer in Plymouth to achieve the Livewell Southwest Wellbeing at Work Bronze Award. The Trust is committed to supporting the wellbeing of all staff and is proud to work closely with official bodies to ensure we have a holistic approach to staff wellbeing.

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 Salisbury Road Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
401 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Email address
Phone number
01752 660566

Salisbury Road is one of nine schools that form the Learning Academies Trust. Our partnership is embedded by clear values and working collaboratively with other local schools brings a wealth of experience and expertise to enhance our curriculum provision.

Salisbury Road is a warm and friendly school that promotes a set of values and a vision for all of its children which we hope will enhance and inspire the lives of not only the children who attend our school but their families and the wider community.

We would like all our children, irrespective of background or special need, to be prepared for success in their future lives. We will achieve this by nurturing and developing their achievement, their experiences and their skills and we will provide the skills and knowledge needed to promote growth mindsets and build resilience in our children. We recognise the vital part parents play in their children’s learning and are committed to developing partnerships with parents.

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