Teaching Assistant

More than one location, Maritime Academy Trust

4 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    15 August 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 July 2022


This teaching role is at more than one school in the trust. You can find out more in schools overview.

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (1 Year)

Annual or full time equivalent salary


Actual salary


Teaching Assistant job summary

Contract: Fixed term for 1 year.

Hours:32 hours per week, 40 weeks per year

Start date:30th August 2022

This role would suit a graduate or person who is looking to gain school experience as a teaching assistant, with a view to pursuing a teaching career in the future. We are looking for individuals with either a passion for KS2 or Early Years to join our Bligh team and help us on our mission to provide our children with the very best educational experience.

Ideally but not essentially you will be:

  • Qualified to at least a NVQ Level 2 or equivalent qualification
  • An experienced teaching assistant with a range of knowledge on supporting children across different ages, including nursery.
  • Someone with knowledge of teaching early reading and phonics as well as early numeracy skills.
  • Someone with experience of working with children with a range of SEND.
  • Someone committed to working in partnership with staff, parents and the community to promote inclusion and excellent opportunities for all.

In return we offer:

  • a positive, friendly and happy working environment
  • a fantastic school community all working towards achieving the best for our pupils
  • national terms and conditions
  • tailored programmes of CPD with cross trust development opportunities
  • a generous package of Maritime Trust staff benefits.

Further information about the Trust is available at www.Maritimeacademytrust.org

Further details about the post and school can be found in the attached candidate information pack.Please note: we may hold interviews as and when applications are received and we reserve the right to offer to a candidate prior to the closing date. We only accept applications submitted online via the TES website and which are completed before the closing deadline. With this in mind, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

The Trust and its academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to a successful DBS clearance and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before an appointment is confirmed.

Closing Date: Monday 15th August 2022

Interview Date: TBC

Applying for the job

Please apply online via TES.com

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About the schools

Trust type
Multi-academy trust

Bligh Primary School is part of the Maritime Academy Trust, an innovative partnership of schools in Greenwich, Bexley, Kent and Medway. Our academies transform through collaboration and an entrepreneurial curriculum which equips children with life skills.

At Bligh Primary School we believe that it is our responsibility to give our children the greatest range of opportunities possible. We believe that providing the valuable building blocks to learning will enable our children to grow into successful adults and valuable members of our community. More than anything we want to give our children the opportunity to make a choice about their futures, to shape their own destinies, to be what they want to be!

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