This job expired on 12 April 2024

  • Closing date

    12 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£22,737 - £23,114

Teaching Assistant job summary

Salary: NJC Grade B - £22,737 - £23,114 FTE (This will be paid pro-rata to reflect hours and weeks worked)

Working Pattern: This is a fixed term position working 15 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Orchard Vale Community School are seeking an Early Years Teaching Assistant for a fixed Term post to start as soon as all recruitment checks are complete.

You will need to be enthusiastic, patient, calm, flexible and able to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. You will join our professional and skilled team of Teachers and Teaching Assistants in this highly positive learning environment. The role will involve providing 1:1 support for children in our Nursery.

The school requires an individual who is: -

Calm, nurturing and open minded and can improve the outcomes for children Can make the curriculum both exciting and enticing whilst personalising it to the individual needs of the child to overcome the barriers to learning Shows commitment, enthusiasm and empathy whilst maintaining consistent behaviour management strategies Has the ability and initiative to work with independence and is flexible to work as part of the school staff team and the wider community of professionals Be committed to ensuring inclusion and passionate about adapting learning to meet individual needs.

This is a fixed term position working 15 hours per week for the Summer Term until 31st August 2024.

If you are interested and would like to discuss the post further before the application closing date please contact the school by email orchardvale@ventrus.org.uk addressed to either Fiona Pearce, Head Teacher or Emily Gulliford, Associate Headteacher.

To apply for this role please submit your application online; your supporting statement should outline your suitability for the post.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 12th April 2024, interviews will be held on the week commencing Monday 15th April 2024.

All shortlisted applicants will be subject to an online search.

Ventrus Multi Academy Trust require all applicants to be eligible to work in the UK with no restrictions, as we are unable to offer sponsorship/work visas. You will be required to provide proof of Right to Work at interview stage.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Orchard Vale Community School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
347 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

School location

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