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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    19 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - until 22 July 2024

Full-time equivalent salary

£22,367.00 - £23,114.00 FTE (DFT Grade 1), Actual: £16,974.15 - £17,541.05 for term-time hours

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant who really cares about helping students to succeed.

We are looking for someone who is kind, reliable and has a passion for working in the classroom or one to one, is enthusiastic and builds rapport well with staff and students alike.

To be successful in this role, you will have knowledge of current practices on supporting children’s learning and behaviour management strategies, as well as a good understanding of areas of learning such as literacy, numeracy and science. You will hold an NVQ for Teaching Assistants or be able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills, and experience.

An ideal position if you are considering a career in teaching. It will give you an opportunity to see different teaching and learning styles, as well as experience and appreciate wider school life. You will have the ability to attend the de Ferrers Trust 'Teacher Training Seminars'.

There are two positions available for this role; you will be a 1:1 TA assigned to a child with special educational needs. This is a fixed-term role until 22 July 2024.

What the school offers its staff

Vision & Aims – The de Ferrers Trust

The de Ferrers Trust is a Multi Academy Trust comprising three Secondary Academies and four Primary Academies, currently based in Staffordshire and Derbyshire.

Our vision is to ensure the children and young people in our care have the opportunity to fulfil their potential through achieving highly, regardless of their ability or background. We aim to achieve this vision through:

  • Delivering a high-quality education
  • Recruiting, developing and retaining high-calibre members of staff
  • Establishing and developing robust governance
  • Ensuring financial probity and viability
  • Developing a highly efficient Trust infrastructure and central services
  • Establishing effective systems to support the sustainable growth of the Trust

CPD

The Trust believes that professional development is key to being successful and offers excellent opportunities for colleagues to grow and achieve. We provide tailored CPD, mentoring, strong support and a range of developmental opportunities across the Trust.

In Return

We strive to be an Employer of Choice and are committed to the wellbeing and development of our colleagues. You will join a supportive, warm and friendly community and enjoy an excellent benefits package, which includes:

  • Cycle-to-work scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Discounted gym membership
  • BHSF healthcare scheme
  • Eyecare voucher scheme


Further details about the role

Prospective applicants are welcome to visit, and this can be arranged by telephoning 01283 247618.

If you would like to discuss the role or have any other queries, please call 01283 247618 and ask to speak to Ewelina Matysiak, Office Manager.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

All applicants must be able to provide documentation to prove their right to work in the UK.

Applying for the job

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About Horninglow Primary: A de Ferrers Trust Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
206 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01283 247618

Horninglow Primary is a part of The de Ferrers Trust. We are a Multi Academy Trust currently based in Staffordshire and Derbyshire. We consist of three secondary academies and four primary academies.

Horninglow is a successful school. We pride ourselves on our commitment to providing all pupils with a quality education which develops the whole child. Our school is a happy, stimulating environment with a nurturing ethos. Our children tell us they love to learn here!

Our vision is to ensure that all the children and young people in our care have the opportunity to fulfil their potential through achieving highly, regardless of their ability or background.

At Horninglow Primary, we believe in working hard, being kind and choosing wisely. We are privileged to work in a community where we have a positive impact on children’s lives and futures every day.

Arranging a visit to Horninglow Primary: A de Ferrers Trust Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email careers@deferrerstrust.com.

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