Teaching Assistant - Thameside Primary School

Thameside Primary School, Reading, Berkshire, RG4 8DB

7 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    6 July 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    8 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

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  • To start September 2022 25 hours per week - Monday to Friday - 5 hours per day Part Time - Permanent, Term time only Your day will be split as per the following hours: 08:30am to 12:30pm - Classroom Teaching Assistant 12:30pm to 1:30pm - Lunchtime Cover

Contract type

Permanent

Annual or full time equivalent salary

£19,650 - £20,444 Per Year

Actual salary

£11,101 - £11,550 Per Year

Teaching Assistant - Thameside Primary School job summary

To start September 2022

25 hours per week - Monday to Friday - 5 hours per day
Part Time - Permanent, Term time only

Your day will be split as per the following hours:

08:30am to 12:30pm - Classroom Teaching Assistant

12:30pm to 1:30pm - Lunchtime Cover

The school are looking to appoint a passionate and forward thinking Teaching Assistant to join our Thameside school community.

We require an enthusiastic individual to work with the class teacher providing support and assistance in the development, learning, and care of students.

The ideal candidate will display a willingness to help a range of children with varied needs, have excellent communication skills, be highly motivated and be able to work confidently as part of a team.

Your duties will include:

Supporting the class teacher to implement planned lesson learning activities
Engage and support individual pupils and groups in their learning (e.g. reading & writing)
Provide welfare support to children and attending to first aid incidents
General support in the classroom planning resources and setting up the classroom
Providing administrative support to the class teacher to prepare resources for class
Supervising children on the playground at break times and during lunchtimes
Creating informative and exciting classroom displays

We are seeking candidates that have:

Previous experience of working with children is preferable
A good standard of English and Maths is essential Grade C or equivalent
An ability to work with a team and diverse staff/pupil groups
Effective interpersonal and communications skills
Exceptional, highly motivated and hard-working
Commitment to teamwork
Patience and commitment to work with young people, some with challenging needs

If you are interested in this role and would like to apply please contact Miss Lucas, School Business Manager at sbm@thameside.reading.sch.uk or 0118 937 5551 for an application pack.

Visit the school website for more details: www.thamesideprimary.co.uk

The school is committed to safeguarding children and is an equal opportunity provider. All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Closing Date: Wednesday 6th July 2022

Interview Date: Monday 11th July 2022 (pm)

Applying for the job

If you are interested in this role and would like to apply please contact Miss Lucas, School Business Manager at sbm@thameside.reading.sch.uk or 0118 937 5551 for an application pack.

Visit the school website for more details: www.thamesideprimary.co.uk

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Supporting documents

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About Thameside Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
399 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11

Primary School ,situated in the heart of Caversham, we are an extension of our diverse local community with more than 30 languages spoken here.

We are very proud of our inclusive nature and believe that every child – whatever their ability or background - deserves the best possible start in life.

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