Teaching Assistant Level 2

Irthlingborough Nursery and Infant School, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN9 5TT

This job expired on 11 July 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    5 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    11 July 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    28 June 2022

Job details

Key stage


Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (linked a to named child)


Grade D, Scale points 3-4, £18,887 - £19,264 FTE (Pro rata for part-time)

Teaching Assistant Level 2 job summary

Are you enthusiastic, versatile, and looking for a Teaching Assistant opportunity? We need you in our team! We are looking for a Level 2 Teaching Assistant to join our school community, dedicated to giving all children great learning experiences. We are looking for a candidate with SEND experience for the provision of some one to one support but this role also involves working with all children within the classroom environment. You should have proven experience of working with primary school aged children, ideally as a Teaching Assistant, and have good all-round literacy and numeracy, with at least NVQ2 or equivalent qualifications in both English and Maths. You should have a calm and empathetic approach, a good sense of humour, be able to demonstrate enthusiasm for all teaching and learning activities and always maintain confidentiality. Training in or experience of delivering Letters and Sounds phonics and of supporting Talk for Writing would be advantageous. Please see the Job Description and Person Specification for further information. You should be able to demonstrate commitment to our positive school ethos and in return we can offer you the opportunity to work as a member of a team of committed and supportive staff, parents and governors, with friendly, enthusiastic children. This contract is fixed term as it is linked to the funding provided for a named child.
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About Irthlingborough Nursery and Infant School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
320 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 7
Contact email
Contact phone number
01933 654900

Our experienced and knowledgeable staff provide a welcoming and nurturing setting where children feel safe, happy and are keen to learn.

We recognise that all children are individuals and that they learn at different rates and in different ways. By getting to know each child and making careful checks on how well they are learning we can, together with you, ensure that they make rapid progress. 

We give high priority to personal and social development and are proud of the excellent standards of behaviour that our children demonstrate.

We encourage children to be active learners, to be aware of how they can improve and to be proud of genuine effort. We reward and celebrate success in all aspects of school and home life. These are important formative years which lay down the attitudes towards learning which influences future school and life achievements for all children. 

We provide a full and engaging curriculum in both the Foundation Stage and Key Stage One so that we can develop all children's learning. Our broad and balanced curriculum prepares children well for life in modern Britain.

We are proud to be part of the Learning for Life Education Trust and we work closely with the other schools in our Trust.

Arranging a visit to Irthlingborough Nursery and Infant School

Visits to the school are welcome. For further information or to make an appointment to visit, please contact Katherine Ratcliffe on 01933 654900

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