Teaching Assistant

St Charles Catholic Primary Voluntary Academy, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE12 7LQ

This job expired on 4 July 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    24 August 2022

  • Application deadline

    4 July 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    27 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary

£18,887 to £19,650 (FTE)

Actual salary

£8,766-£9,120 Actual Salary

Teaching Assistant job summary

TEACHING ASSISTANT Band: 2 Salary: £8,766-£9,120 Actual Salary (FTE £18,887 to £19,650) Hours: 20 Hours Per Week (08.30am - 12.30pm) Start Date: 24 August 2022 Closing Date: 0900 am Monday 4th July 2022 Interviews: Wednesday 6th July / Thursday 7th July This is a Permanent/Part time role JOB OVERVIEW An exciting opportunity has arisen for a strong candidate to support teaching and learning at St Charles Catholic Primary School. This role is varied, and we are looking for an adaptable, flexible, and resourceful individual able to cope in a high-pressure environment and deal with constantly changing priorities. You will be flexible, reliable and positive and be a good communicator working with parents, teachers and professionals for the good of the child. You must be enthusiastic and creative, be able to inspire pupils to achieve and be an outstanding team player that is willing to undertake necessary training and be able to show initiative, but also be able to seek or listen to advice. JOB REQUIREMENTS Working with class teachers to deliver excellent teaching and learning Small group phonics teaching Accompanying groups on trips Supporting assessment and evidence learning Working with the teacher to create stimulating classroom displays and learning resources Maintaining a safe and positive environment for all learners Creating opportunities for all learners to reach their potential, irrespective of ability WHAT WE OFFER: Term time hours The opportunity of working within a supportive, friendly environment in this well run and respected school Pension Scheme, Nationally agreed Terms and Conditions, Medicash and Electric Car Scheme Good opportunities for personal and career development THE RIGHT CANDIDATE WILL HAVE: GCSE English and Maths at Level 4 or above (or equivalent) Previous childcare experience Pro-active with a proven ability to work on their own initiative Excellent communication skills and the ability to positively relate to children and adults The ability to use the relevant technology/equipment A can-do attitude A commitment to the happiness, well-being, self-esteem, and progress of everyone at the school To apply for the position, please complete the online application form available on our website https://www.aquinas-cmat.org/vacancies/. Closing Date for applications is 0900am on Monday 4th July 2022. Interviews will be held the week of the Wednesday 6th July and Thursday 7th July. Visits to the school are welcome and you can arrange to visit by telephoning the school office on 01530 270572. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check.
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About St Charles Catholic Primary Voluntary Academy

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
129 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact email

St. Charles’ School offers a friendly, family atmosphere based on Catholic principles backed by good teaching and high expectations. The school continuously strives toward excellence with Christ at the Centre of everything we do. ​

At St Charles’ we take pride in providing a happy and successful education for all children in our care. We have a dedicated, hard-working and committed staff who care deeply for the children entrusted to our care.

As a Catholic school, Christian values and the traditions of the Catholic faith are central to our ethos. Prayer and worship form an integral part of each child’s experience in our school.

Our continual high expectations enable us to encourage each pupil to succeed in a caring environment whilst promoting mutual respect between pupils, staff and parents. As a small school we are able to actively encourage interaction between children of all ages and endeavour to keep our school as one large family, caring for and respecting each other.

The school caters for individual needs, educational, physical, emotional and spiritual. It is our core belief that each person in the school community is unique with their own special gifts. We will encourage each individual to grow and develop in an environment where respect, encouragement, care and challenge are an integral part of daily life.

Visitors to our school often comment on its warm and friendly atmosphere and the outstanding behaviour of our children. We look forward to welcoming any new children to our school; please do come and visit us and experience this for yourselves.

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