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  • Earliest start date

    16 October 2023

  • Latest start date

    30 October 2023

  • Closing date

    6 October 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    22 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: 15hours per week. Term Time only plus 5 days

Contract type

Fixed term - Until 31st August 2024

Pay scale

Grade C Points 4 to 6 (£21,189 to £21,968 Full Time Equivalent) subject to pro rata. The minimum actual pro rata salary per annum for this job starts at £7,421.27.

What skills and experience we're looking for

Macaulay Primary Academy are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant Level 1 to join our academy in October 2023 on a part time, temporary basis until 31 August 2024.

As a Teaching Assistant Level 1, you will work under the direct instruction of teaching/senior staff, usually in a classroom with the teacher. You will support pupils to ensure they can access learning and provide general support to the teacher in the management of pupils and the classroom.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience Essential:

  • A good standard of written and numeracy skills
  • Good communication skills both oral and written
  • Ability to use basic technology to support the role
  • Ability to build positive relationships with all stakeholders
  • Ability to work constructively as part of a team

Desirable:

  • Completion of DfES Teacher Assistant Induction Programme, or equivalent
  • Working with or caring for children of relevant age
  • Understanding classroom roles and responsibilities and your own position within these
  • Emergency First Aid or First aid at work qualification
  • Previous experience of working with young people preferably in a school setting

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience required for this position, then we would very much like to hear from you.


What the school offers its staff

Macaulay serves the West Marsh area of Grimsby. It is a larger than average primary academy, with 430 pupils currently on roll, from Nursery to Year 6. Macaulay is a great place to learn and work, for both children and staff alike.

Our team at Macaulay is one of a large family, where everyone is supported and where we all share the same vision for success. Whilst we firmly believe that every child matters, we also strongly believe that every adult matters too. Our mind set at Macaulay is one of growth and development of every individual. Staff are coached and developed to feel empowered and make a difference to every child they teach. We strongly believe in high challenge and high support to get us to a greater standard.

We offer an extensive range of opportunities, incentives and benefits with this post including:

Holiday Entitlement, minimum 35days (subject to pro rata if working part time and dependent upon salary and continuous service) including statutory Bank Holidays.

Financial offering, unlimited access to a huge range of discounts on holidays, days out, retailer and cashback deals inc. Curry’s, Tesco and B&Q to name but a few.

Lifestyle and Wellbeing, discounted & flexible gym memberships, eye care vouchers, cycle 2 work/Technology scheme, free annual flu jab and 24/7 access to a market leading Employee Assistance Programme providing expert information specialist advisors trained by Citizens Advice and access to professionally qualified counsellors accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.

Motoring, access to an employee vehicle leasing scheme*,discounted vehicle repairs and discounts on car/van hire.

Pension, excellent employer/employee contributory pension scheme with the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)

Personal and professional, we offer a range of training and development opportunities for you to grow and develop.

*Subject to ensuring NMW is maintained.

Commitment to safeguarding

In accordance with DfE Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022, an online search will be completed on all shortlisted applicants prior to interview. Any relevant information will be discussed further with the applicant during the recruitment process.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists.

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About Macaulay Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
432 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01472 503350

Macaulay Primary School is a great place to learn and work. Our school motto is ‘Reaching for the Stars’ and we believe that all children, irrespective of their background, can succeed and achieve their ambitions. We provide a happy, caring, safe and stimulating environment where learning is fun and everyone is encouraged to reach their full potential and attaining the highest possible standards is at the heart of all we do. We aim to broaden children’s minds and raise their aspirations. There is a ‘can do’ approach from both staff and children with everyone working together, striving to make our school the best that it can be.

The culture of the school is one in which staff and pupils are continually learning; work collaboratively and are determined to succeed. The principles of nurturing lie at the heart of our school and drive everything we do. We work hard to remove barriers to learning and we place great emphasis on academic achievement, ensuring that children have the necessary skills, knowledge and attitudes to prepare them for life.

Arranging a visit to Macaulay Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email herrickt@mpacademy.org.uk.

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