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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    18 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    8 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: There are two positions currently being advertised. One for 17.5 hours and one for 30 hours. Please specify which position you are applying for.

Contract type

Fixed term - Fixed term ends 31.08.25

Full-time equivalent salary

Grade D (Point 6-11), £21,968-24,054

Additional allowances

SNA allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Role…

The Governing Board of High Lawn Primary and Nursery School are looking to employ an enthusiastic and motivated Teaching Assistant to join our friendly and popular school. The successful candidate will have a positive attitude to all aspects of school life and be able to work as part of a team. They will have the ability to maintain our high standards and have a firm belief in the potential of all children.

The post is to support children on a one to one basis across Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 with an Education, Health and Care Plan.

About You…

We are looking for an individual who:

  • has experience of being a Teaching Assistant/Special Needs Assistant in a primary school;
  • has an excellent subject knowledge of the National Curriculum;
  • has experience of supporting children who have an Education Health and Care Plan;
  • has excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • is an exemplary Teaching Assistant/SNA;
  • has high expectations of children’s achievement and behaviour;
  • is committed to working in close partnership with parents, Governors and the wider community.

What the school offers its staff

About Us…

In return, we can give you:

  • happy, enthusiastic and hardworking children;
  • an opportunity to be part of a dedicated and supportive staff team;
  • an opportunity to play a significant part in the progress and achievement of children in school;
  • a commitment to supporting individual professional development.

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.

Applying for the job

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About High Lawn Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
486 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01204 332728

Arranging a visit to High Lawn Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@high-lawn.bolton.sch.uk.

School location

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