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  • Start date details

    as soon as possible

  • Closing date

    22 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    24 August 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type


Actual salary

£17,953.82 – £18,281.54 per annum

Pay scale

SCP 6 - 7

What skills and experience we're looking for

Sunnyside Academy wishes to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Teaching Assistant to join the Early Years Team. This position would be to start in the Autumn Term 2023.

Sunnyside Academy is a large primary school situated in Coulby Newham with 290+ pupils from the surrounding area. The school also has special needs bases for children with sensory impairment and for children with moderate learning difficulties.

The successful candidate will work with teachers to support teaching and learning by working with individuals and/or small groups of pupils, adjusting activities within set parameters under the direction, guidance and supervision of teaching staff. The successful candidate will also have responsibility to provide short term emergency cover by supervising classes.

Candidates should be suitably qualified and experienced, possessing a NVQ level 3 or equivalent and having worked as a classroom or teaching assistant within a primary school, for a minimum of 12 months and be able to meet the criteria detailed on the person specification.

Candidates must only apply using the application form provided; CV’s will not be accepted.

What the school offers its staff

The successful candidate will work alongside a strong and committed school and will benefit from the wider professional opportunities available of working for Ad Astra Academy Trust.

For an informal discussion about this post please contact Julie Sutton, Headteacher on 01642 596422.

Requesting an application form

Application forms and further details are available via the Ad Astra website:


Completed application forms to be emailed torecruitment@adastraacademytrust.com

Closing Date for applications isFriday 22ndSeptember 2023.

Interviews will take placeThursday 28thSeptember 2023.

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About Sunnyside Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
295 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01642 596422

Arranging a visit to Sunnyside Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email julie.sutton@sunnyside.adastraschools.org.

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