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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    19 October 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    21 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - until 31st August 2024

Full-time equivalent salary

NJC 3 FTE £22,737 per annum, £13,494.38 pro rata

What skills and experience we're looking for

Qualifications and Professional Development


  • NVQ 2 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent qualifications or experience.
  • GCSE Grade A – C English and Maths


  • First aid training/training as appropriate.

Knowledge, Skills and Competencies


  • Ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with children and young people.
  • Motivation to work with children and young people.
  • Good numeracy/literacy skills.


  • Training in the relevant learning strategies e.g. literacy.
  • Effective use of ICT to support learning.
  • Use of other equipment technology – video, photocopier.



  • Experience of working with or caring for children of relevant age.
  • Completion of DfES Teacher Assistant Induction Programme
  • Training in the relevant learning strategies e.g. literacy
  • Effective use of ICT to support learning
  • Use of other equipment technology – video, photocopier
  • General understanding of national/foundation stage curriculum and other basic learning programmes/strategies


  • Understanding of relevant polices/codes of practice and awareness of relevant legislation



  • Caring/training/communication/persuasive/motivating/counselling skills.
  • Ability to self-evaluate learning needs and actively seek learning opportunities
  • Ability to relate well to children and adults
  • Work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities and your own position within these

What the school offers its staff

  • NJC 3 FTE £22,737 per annum, £13,494.38 pro rata
  • Access to Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Regional networks of Trust colleagues and access to key leaders in Education
  • Commitment to employee Health and Wellbeing including dedicated Employee Assistance Programme
  • Awards and Recognition Scheme
  • Flexible working patterns
  • Benefits Platform
    • discounts on car leasing
    • holiday discounts
    • cinema tickets
    • restaurant booking discounts
    • Cycle to Work Scheme

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About Newnham Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
74 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01327 705053

Arranging a visit to Newnham Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email NEP-Enquiries@NewnhamAcademy.co.uk.

School location

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