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  • Job start date

    4 September 2024

  • Closing date

    18 June 2024 at 8am

  • Date listed

    5 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: We have 2 vacancies, 1 is 18 hours across 3 days. 1 is 30 hours Monday to Friday

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Pay scale

D1 - D5

What skills and experience we're looking for

St Barnabas MAT has an exciting opportunity for 2 Teaching Assistants at St Martin's School based in Liskeard. The successful candidates will need to demonstrate their professionalism and skills through the application and interview process. The positions are for 1 x 18 hours per week role over 3 days and 1 x 30 hours per week role working Monday to Friday.

St Martin's School is a successful school with wonderful children and talented staff. As a proud member of the St Barnabas Multi Academy Trust, our vision is supported with a ‘Bring It!’ approach to all areas of our school life. You will be supporting children in a caring and supportive school family, encouraging each individual to achieve their potential and discover their own unique talents, despite any challenges they may face. We have an amazing outdoor learning and residential offer

We are looking to appoint Teaching Assistants who can:

  • Work well as part of a caring team, under the direction of a Class Teacher.

  • Recognise the varying needs of individual learners and adjust tasks accordingly.

  • Contribute to our Church of England ethos.

  • Secure high quality relationships with parents, carers and the wider community.

  • Bring creativity and enthusiasm to each and every new day.

  • Has experience of working in a primary school supporting groups of children

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer you:

  • A welcoming team environment within a MAT committed to staff development.

  • A fabulous, growing school within a caring and supportive community.

  • Wonderful children who are eager to learn new skills.

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 St Martin's CofE Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
272 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01579 344042

St Barnabas Multi Academy Trust is made up of a group of 13 schools, of which St Martin's CE Primary School is one, who work closely together in order to ensure they provide the best education for pupils in the Liskeard Area. Our vision is that of the parable of the lost sheep. We work hard to ensure that everyone is valued and that nobody gets left behind.
The Trust is evolving all the time, most recent developments include; improvements to the delivery of reading, a focus on the teaching oracy, development towards a 'Knowledge Rich Curriculum', a full outdoor programme from YR-Y6 and a residential programme that includes all pupils from Y2 to Y6.
School leaders work closely together sharing expertise. Senior leaders from each school meet fortnightly with the CEO to effect change and support each other to raise standards across the Trust.

Schools are supported by our central team in areas including; safeguarding, information management & GDPR, financial planning, processing & auditing, estates management, writing bids for capital funding, health and safety, technical infrastructure and hardware.
Teachers across the Trust share the workload by actively working together to support; subject leadership, curriculum development, planning, outdoor education and residential visits. In this way everyone feels part of the wider organisation and understand the benefits of a collaborative approach.

Arranging a visit to St Martin's CofE Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email ljacques@stbarnabasmat.com.

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