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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    12 July 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    2 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Fixed term - One term in the first instance with a view to extending

Actual salary

£16,878 to £18,110 (Scale 4 actual salary); £18,191 to £19,534 (Scale 5 actual salary)

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Previous experience of working with children with special educational needs, particularly behavioural needs
  • Enthusiasm, warmth and positivity about their role in education and contribution to our whole school community
  • A commitment to supporting, motivating, and challenging the learning of the child with whom you work
  • Strong collaborative skills when working within the year group on establishing an appropriate learning environment that meets the needs of the pupil
  • The ability to work effectively, flexibly, and independently
  • Initiative and creativity in different learning situations
  • A passion for children’s learning and wellbeing
  • Support for the ethos of a Church school.
  • An understanding of the importance of Child Protection and a commitment to the safeguarding of children’s welfare- both at home and in school

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • Excellent opportunities for continuous professional development through regular TA meetings, and external courses as required
  • Employee Assistance Programme for free and confidential advice
  • Cycle to work salary sacrifice scheme
  • A collaborative and supportive school community that is underpinned by our Christian vision, driven by a shared passion of children’s welfare and education
  • A rewarding and exciting working environment, that inspires and challenges within a supportive and positive atmosphere

Further details about the role

The Edward Betham CE Primary School is seeking to appoint a dedicated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join our vibrant school community, where you will work within an experienced teaching team who value hard work, respect and open communication. We are a high-achieving two-form entry school, graded as ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2024 and ‘Excellent’ by SIAMS in 2022.

The hours of work in this post are 23.75 hours a week, term time only, from September 2024. The role is to work 1:1 with a child in Year 2, for the Autumn term in the first instance. This will be reviewed mid-way through the Autumn term.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to the promotion of equal opportunities and diversity. We have a clear commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. You will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Further information can be found at: www.gov.uk.

Our Child Protection and Safeguarding policy is available on our website.

References will be sought prior to interview. We will also consider carrying out an online search on shortlisted candidates, who will be informed that we may carry out these checks as part of our due diligence process.

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About The Edward Betham Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
420 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Edward Betham School is a two-form entry Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary School maintained by the London Borough of Ealing. We currently have 424 pupils on roll (including 35 Nursery places). The school is located on a split-site in Oldfield Lane South on the south side of the Western Avenue (A40) within a short walking distance of a number of bus and underground routes.

Arranging a visit to The Edward Betham Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@edwardbetham.ealing.sch.uk.

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