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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    17 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    31 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - until 31/8/23

Pay scale

Level 1A to Level 2

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Good team player;
  • Caring and sensitive;
  • Effective communicator;
  • Can build positive relationships with the children to promote high self-esteem, independence and social inclusion;
  • Can promote high standards of behaviour;
  • Can follow guidance and instruction given by the class teacher to follow APDRs or outcomes from EHCPs.

What the school offers its staff

  • A school where everyone is valued, wellbeing is of high importance and has a strong team ethic;
  • Staff and children who are passionate about learning;
  • Well supported induction;
  • Mentoring from outstanding colleagues;
  • Wide ranging professional development and career opportunities;
  • Fantastic working environment;
  • Supportive parents, carers and Governors and a vibrant PTA.

Further details about the role

Are you a good team player? Do you understand how vital the role of a Teaching Assistant is for children with additional needs? If you do, we would love to hear from you.

The Headteacher and Governors are seeking a committed and motivated Teaching Assistant to provide support to a child with additional needs. The successful applicant will work with the class teacher to deliver planned activities and adapt tasks as necessary to establish routines; provide support during transitions, facilitate sensory breaks; develop the child’s communication skills, social and emotional regulation and behaviour management.

The position is for a fixed period until the end of July 2023 but likely to afford opportunities to become permanent.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Rackham C of E Primary School is committed to the welfare and safeguarding of its pupils and expects its staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment. The appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
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About The Rackham Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
281 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

Primary school in a village setting

Arranging a visit to The Rackham Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jadams@rackham.cambs.sch.uk.

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