This job expired on 12 December 2022

  • Job start date

    1 January 2023

  • Closing date

    12 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    7 December 2022

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

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  • We are seeking to appoint a dedicated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work with pupils who have additional educational needs. This role is 20 hours a week, working hours are 8am-12noon, Mon- Fri, term time only, plus Inset days and is required from 1st Jan 23 - 31st Aug 23.

Contract type

Fixed term - 8 MONTHS - due to SEND FUNDING

Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a teaching assistant who is –

  • Passionate about enabling the child to fulfil their potential
  • Able to contribute to, and work as part of a team
  • Creative in approach to children’s learning
  • Enthusiastic towards inspiring children
  • Dedicated and caring
  • Able to demonstrate high expectations which are communicated to the child
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude and the ability to raise self-esteem
  • Compassionate and positive with a flexible approach when supporting the child

What the school offers its staff

Alston Moor Federation comprises the three schools which serve the communities on Alston Moor, and includes Samuel King’s School, Alston Primary School and Nenthead Primary School. This post will require you to work in Alston Primary School. We are a friendly and supportive workplace. You will be joining a team of people who are very good at their jobs, work hard, but know how to look after each other and enjoy being together.

Commitment to safeguarding

Alston Moor Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to pre-employment checks which will include an enhanced DBS check, along with two satisfactory references.

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About Alston Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
100 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Arranging a visit to Alston Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email HEAD@ALSTON.CUMBRIA.SCH.UK.

School location

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