- No, visa sponsorship not available
- Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2
- Fixed term - At least until Aug 2024
Full-time equivalent salary
- SCP4 £23,114 – SCP6 £23,893 per annum
- pro rata £17,167 - £18,068 per annum
Burston and Tivetshall Primary
Schools are looking to appoint two reliable, nurturing and caring individuals
to work as Teaching Assistants across the sites. The Teaching Assistant will
work as part of the school team, supporting pupils across their learning,
including during lunchtimes.
At Burston and Tivetshall Primary
Schools, our vision is to encourage and support our pupils to enjoy their
childhoods and reach their full potential, as confident, inquisitive and
successful learners and as fully rounded individuals. Our small, caring
communities and our inspiring environment, within the South Norfolk, make a
huge impact on our children’s development and our essential values.
The successful candidate will:
- Have GCSE or equivalent level, including at least a
Grade 4 (previously Grade C) in English and Mathematics, previous experience
working with children, preferably primary school age, in a classroom or similar
environment and have Level 2 or 3
- Certificate in Supporting Teaching
and Learning in Schools or equivalent Teaching Assistant
- Be committed to the school’s high
standards of teaching, learning and professional development.
- Have excellent communication
skills, a warm and caring personality, and a good sense of humour.
- Understand the importance of an
inclusive environment and high expectations on pupil behaviour.
- Have a welcoming and friendly
approach with a high level of professionalism.
- Ensure the safety and well-being of
pupils in adherence with the school procedures while in play areas, the
dining hall, classrooms or anywhere on the school site.
Applications considered on receipt
Interview date; tbc
Burston Primary School is iconic and
well known for its history, founded because of a school strike it then became
the centre of the longest running strike in British history lasting from 1914
to 1939 in the village of Burston, Norfolk. Today, the building stands as a
museum to the strike. Every year hundreds of people turn up for a rally to
commemorate the 25-year strike.
Tivetshall Primary School is a small
and intimate Victorian built school which was established in 1876 and has only
14 children across 2 classes. We’ve created a dynamic, friendly and secure
environment with a positive approach to teaching. With small classes we can
inspire each child, giving them close attention and ensuring they leave the
school fully equipped for their next phase of learning. We have a strong
leadership team and governing body, having created a positive ethos with a
robust approach to continuous improvement this was recognised by Ofsted
resulting in our school being rated as a “good” school.
The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education September 2022, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.
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