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  • Job start date

    6 March 2023

  • Closing date

    31 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    9 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - 32.5 worked Monday to Friday 8:30am – 3:30pm with 30 minutes unpaid lunch (Part time would be considered)

Contract type


Pay scale

SCP 5-11 £21,575 - £24,054

What skills and experience we're looking for

Leverington Primary Academy seek to appoint an inspirational, dedicated, enthusiastic and caring Teaching Assistant to join our experienced team. We are looking for someone with recent, relevant experience across the Primary age range who will bring enthusiasm and a commitment to children's learning to our happy and friendly school.

The ideal candidate will have a range of experience, including working with children with additional needs.

The right candidate will need to be adaptable, enthusiastic, highly motivated and have the ability to work effectively as part of a team. They must demonstrate full commitment to the school and its aim to raise standards.

You will assist the class teacher in the delivery of high Quality First Teaching, as well as supporting children one-to-one in the classroom and at unstructured times as needed. T

he ideal candidate will have:

• The ability to build good relationships with children, parents/carers and colleagues;

• Commitment to equal opportunities;

• The ability to work effectively as part of a team but also to use your own initiative;

• Good organisational and time-management skills;

• Patience, a positive outlook and a great sense of humour;

• Excellent communication skills, including high levels of spoken and written Standard English.

What the school offers its staff

Further benefits include: • A caring, nurturing and welcoming ethos; • Enthusiastic and polite children; • Collaborative approach to working; • Opportunities to train/work with other academies within the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust to share best practice and resources; • A friendly, experienced and professional team; • Strong and supportive relationships with the Cambridgeshire SEND team; • A caring and supportive working environment

Commitment to safeguarding

The Diamond Learning Partnership Trust is an equal opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check, two satisfactory references and a Disclosure of Criminal Record and Disqualification Declaration.

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About Leverington Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
210 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

School location

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