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  • Start date details

    1st November or as near as possible to this date

  • Closing date

    25 September 2023 at 8am

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£21,613.00 Annually (FTE)

Teaching Assistant job summary

Dovery Academy is a friendly, caring and lively community where children are enthusiastic learners, well-motivated and encouraged to think for themselves. We have an amazing and dedicated school team, with highly engaged parents and a fully supportive Governing Body. We are looking for someone who shares our passion and love of learning to join our team.

 This could be the ideal role for a graduate seeking teaching experience prior to teacher training or an experienced Teaching Assistant looking for further career development in a growing organisation.

The successful candidate will:

·        Believe that every child can, and will, succeed

·        Be organised, flexible, collaborative and resilient, and prepared to tackle all challenges that arise as we establish our schools

·        Have the highest ambitions for our pupils, the school and yourself

·        Have a calm and professional manner with our pupils

·        Be prepared to lead and support small groups of pupils independently

·        Deliver and assist with planning external interventions

·        Have excellent Numeracy and ICT skills and demonstrate an exemplary standard of written and spoken English

·        Have a commitment to professional development and further training


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 Dovery Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 9
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
165 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 9

Dovery Academy is part of the Knowledge Schools Trust. At DA we are committed to developing pupils who are inquisitive, inclusive and inspired by their learning journey through our village school setting.

Our vision for all of our pupils embodies our three values (inquisitive, inclusive, inspired), as we strive to involve the school community in ensuring that all of our pupils leave Edlesborough Primary Academy as individuals who can make a positive difference to the world.

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