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  • Start date details

    01/07/2024 (TBC)

  • Closing date

    29 April 2024 at 10am

  • Date listed

    22 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover

Full-time equivalent salary

£23,500.00 - £23,893.00 Monthly

Teaching Assistant Maternity Cover job summary

Astley Curriculum Experience - Learning is ACE

We are excited to welcome you to join team our team of positive and dedicated professionals who strive to be ACE in all that they do.

You are ACE because:

  • You are positive and enthusiastic with an excellent 'can-do' attitude.
  • You have experience of working with pupils of varying abilities and ages.
  • Has a minimum qualification of NVQ Level Two Teaching Assistant.
  • Has good literacy and numeracy skills.
  • Is able to work well as part of a team.
  • Has good communication skills with adults and children.
  • Knowledge of Read Write Inc would be desirable
  • You have a calm, consistent and caring approach to behaviour management.
  • You are confident when interacting across a range of age groups

We are ACE because:

  • We have enthusiastic, well behaved children that thrive on challenge.
  • We are a welcoming, friendly and supportive staff, including our Governing Body.
  • Our school offers a happy and positive culture of collaboration.
  • Opportunities are made available for CPD and career development.
  • Our ACE curriculum allows teacher creativity and freedom whilst providing children with an exciting purpose and context in which to learn.

Astley Primary School is strongly committed to safeguarding, child protection and equality of opportunity. Applicants must expect to comply fully with an Enhanced DBS check and full reference vetting.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and strongly recommended to observe our school and it's friendly, unique atmosphere. Please contact the school office to book a visit.

Please complete the application form and provide a covering letter/statement to explain how you can add to our team here at Astley.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Astley Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
214 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11

School location

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