Teaching Assistant- Grade 6

Monks Coppenhall Academy, Crewe, Cheshire, CW1 4LY

22 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    19 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    2 September 2022 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    19 July 2022

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Teaching Assistant- Grade 6 job summary

Monks Coppenhall Academy

Grade 6 Teaching Assistant

£22,571.00 (FTE) £19,389.19 gross actual pay

Due to the growth of the school, the Governors of Monks Coppenhall Academy are seeking to appoint a creative, highly motivated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work in Key Stage 1. This position is for 37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year. This is a permanent position, subject to the satisfactory completion of a probationary period.

We offer a welcoming, vibrant school; a friendly, hardworking and supportive team of staff and Governors; happy, enthusiastic children who enjoy learning and a broad, rich, varied and creative curriculum.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in Key Stage 1. They must be able to support teaching and learning in class under the direction of the class teacher and provide class cover, as required.

This role requires effective communication skills, a positive attitude, excellent teamwork skills and high expectations of standards for attainment, achievement and behaviour.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. References will be taken up for all shortlisted candidates prior to the interview. The successful applicant will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

For more information about this role, including a job description, person specification and application form please visit:www.monkscoppenhall.cheshire.sch.uk/job-vacancies/

Completed applications should be returned by e-mail to:Holloway@monkscoppenhall.cheshire.sch.uk

Closing date: Friday 2nd September 2022

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Please send completed application forms to Holloway@monkscoppenhall.cheshire.sch.uk

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About Monks Coppenhall Academy

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
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School size
544 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
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The Academy and Day Nursery is situated on the outskirts of Crewe Town Centre. It is a three-form entry Academy, with a planned admission number of 90 (for Years 1 and Reception only). The capacity of the Academy is 480 catering for a maximum of 30 in each class. Currently the number of children on roll is 421. We are very proud of our outstanding status, as judged by Ofsted in February 2011.

The Day Nursery capacity for Pre-School children is 30, for 2 Year olds is 20 and for under 2’s is 9.

We aim to serve our community to the highest of standards and our mottos are:

‘To be the best we can in mind, body and spirit’.

‘Working together to create better futures.’

At Monks Coppenhall Academy and Day Nursery, our educational vision is to be a place of excellence and enjoyment and have high aspirations for all our children. We want everyone to feel valued and achieve to the best of their potential. We have very high expectations of behaviour, where all learners are given equal opportunities and treated fairly. We want children to enjoy learning and develop a love of learning. Children are at the heart of everything we do. The Children’s Council plays an active part in decision making within the Academy.

We aim for children to feel safe and secure; we place a particular emphasis on meeting the emotional needs of our children. We aim for children to leave our Academy confident, happy and well equipped for the next phase of their education. Our very skilled team know each child well and want the very best outcomes for them.

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