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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    29 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Term time: 28 hours per week, term time only

Contract type

Fixed term - 12 months

Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

We would like to invite applicants for the post of Teaching Assistant. This role will provide support to pupils with additional educational needs as well as additional support throughout the school.

Previous experience of working with children across the primary age range and delivering learning programmes is preferable.

Evidence of training and qualifications in working with young children is needed alongside 4 GCSE’s (A-C) including Maths and English or an equivalent qualification (NVQ level 2 in childcare).

Experience of working in schools is essential.

We are looking for a strong, energetic and dynamic teaching assistant with high expectations to join our successful team.

What the school offers its staff

Upperwood Academy is an ambitious school, a growing and high-performing Academy. We are entering an exciting time for our school and now is a great time to join our friendly and hardworking staff team at Upperwood.

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 Upperwood Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
306 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Primary School

School location

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