Teaching Assistant

Mount Wise Community Primary School, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 4LA

5 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    29 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    12 May 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS1

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (31/08/2023)

Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary

Grade C £19,650.00 - £20,444.00 (Depending on experience)

Actual salary

£12,696.00 - £13,209.00

Teaching Assistant job summary

Mount Wise Primary School have an exciting opportunity for a hardworking, dedicated and creative Teaching Assistant, to join our outstanding team and make a difference in children’s lives. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, a good team player and committed to supporting the learning of pupils. Applicants who have an interest in or experience in SEND are encouraged to apply.

We are looking for candidates who:
• Experience of working within a primary school with a working knowledge of EYFS
• Experience in supporting pupils with high level SEND needs
• Can build relationships with and nurture pupils to enable positive educational outcomes.
• Good subject knowledge, particularly in English and Maths
• Excellent communication skills
• Working knowledge of supporting pupils with additional needs

How to apply
If you believe you can demonstrate the dedication, skills and passion required, we look forward to receiving your application. Please use the button at the bottom of the advert (www.learningat.uk/join-us/vacancies/) to download an application form. Once complete, please upload your application using the form at the bottom of this page. Alternatively, you can email your completed application to hr@learningat.uk If you would like to request a paper copy, please email hr@learningat.uk .Please note – we do not accept CVs.

To request a tour of the school, or discuss the role in anyway please contact the Head of School: 01752 567602 or email hr@learningat.uk

With eight 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.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; pre-employment checks will be carried out; references will be sought for all shortlisted candidates and all shortlisted candidates will be requested to complete a questionnaire about any convictions or adult cautions that are unspent. Guidance will be given to those shortlisted. Appointment is subject to an Enhanced DBS.

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Supporting documents

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About Mount Wise Community Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
289 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Contact email
hr@learningat.uk
Contact phone number
01752 567602

Mount Wise is a school that serves a broad demographic made up of a blend of cultures. With 289 pupils on roll, who speak over 8 different languages, the school is in an interesting area of Plymouth, steeped in local history. Its location is unique. It is sandwiched between a plethora of regenerated housing, but also the calming and serene vista of Plymouth Sound. Staff at Mount Wise are hugely committed to supporting children to achieve their best possible outcome, to help them succeed in life.

Arranging a visit to Mount Wise Community Primary School

To request a tour of the school, or discuss the role in anyway please contact the Head of School: 01752 567602 or email hr@learningat.uk

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