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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    30 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    23 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

  • View all Part timejobs - 30 hours per week, to be allocated between the hours of 8:00am and 4:30pm by arrangement

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Actual salary

(Actual salary approx £16,600 to £16,950 per annum)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Level 2 - 5 days a week (30 hours per week by arrangement).

Salary Scale 2 5-6 (£21,575 - £21,968) Pro rata – Term-time only. (Actual salary approx £16,600 to £16,950 per annum)

In line with guidance from the Safer Recruitment Consortium an online search will be completed for shortlisted candidates.

In order to further support the changing needs of our school we are looking to extend our Teaching Assistant Team. We are seeking to appoint a caring Teaching Assistant with a particular interest in supporting the development of reading to join our committed, professional and friendly team.

We would be particularly interested in hearing from applicants who:

  • have experience in or a desire to support children in developing their Reading skills and/or

  • have experience of successfully supporting disadvantaged children with learning and/or

  • have experience of successfully supporting children who are new to English and/or

  • have experience of successfully supporting children with communication and interaction needs or a desire to do so

  • have a good rapport with children and are able to engage them in learning

  • have high expectations for pupils’ work and behaviour

  • are able to promote the aims and values of the school

  • are able to work flexibly as part of a team with drive and passion to ensure that all children achieve

  • are willing and able to share good practice and learn from others

The successful candidate will be expected to meet all aspects of the job description. Please indicate how you meet these criteria in your application. A letter of application is required in addition to your completed application form.

Teaching Assistants working at Level 2 are expected to be flexible, able and willing to work with different age groups and children as required (including those with medical, challenging and/or complex needs).

What the school offers its staff

We offer opportunities for continuing your professional development.

For further details, a job description and the application form please see the school website.

Further details about the role

Morley Memorial Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The above post is subject to the receipt of good references and enhanced DBS checks.

Final date when applications will be considered: 9am on 30th January 2023

Interviews will take place after the 1st February 2023

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About Morley Memorial Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
392 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01223 508786

Morley Memorial Primary School is a happy and inclusive 2 form entry school located in Cambridge. We are a successful school with values at the heart of what we do and a mission to make learning truly irresistible through our creative curriculum.

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