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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    11 July 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    1 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Full-time equivalent salary

Between £22,366 and £23,114

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you passionate about helping children to learn? We have a full-time, fixed term position for a caring and enthusiastic professional with excellent maths and English skills and a passion for supporting children’s early development. The successful applicant will work with children of all abilities (including SEND).

We require a Teaching Assistant who:

  • Is a passionate, enthusiastic and self-motivated practitioner who shares a love of learning in fun and engaging ways.
  • Will support children, staff, parents and the school to establish a supportive, inclusive and nurturing learning environment.
  • Can form quality relationships and employ effective behaviour management strategies with both individual children and larger groups.
  • Is supportive of our trauma informed approach to relationships and behaviour.
  • Has knowledge of, or is willing to learn about areas of special education need.
  • Is prepared to go ‘above and beyond' for the benefit of the children.
  • Can work effectively as an individual and as a team, especially under pressure.
  • Be flexible and adaptable to meet sometimes last-minute needs!

Please download an application from our website or contact the school office for an application form at office@agps.org.uk . Forms should be returned to the office please.

What the school offers its staff

Abbey Gates offers a welcoming and dedicated team.

A professional development programme for TAs

Access to our Formal Collaboration - Together As One.

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 Abbey Gates Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
242 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Email address
Phone number
01623 46 10 10

School location

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