Teaching Assistant - Grangetown Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Please see advert text
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
06/07/2020 12:00
£18,795 - £19,171
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Grangetown Primary School
Closing date:
6 Jul
Further Information

Teaching Assistant Required for September 2020

“The school is a ‘learning family’ where all staff are good role models” (Ofsted)

Grangetown is a vibrant, friendly and welcoming learning community. We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and hard-working Teaching Assistant to provide support for children and teachers.

This post is a maternity cover, from 1st September 2020 until Friday 30th April 2021.

Pay scale: Grade 2 points 5-6 (£18795 -£19171). Term time only (39 weeks - pro rata to weeks & hours worked).

Hours: Autumn Term, 32.5 hours, mornings in KS1 and afternoons in KS2 (daily 8.30-3.30). Spring Term & part of Summer Term, 25 hours in KS1 (8.30-12.00, 1 day 8.30-4.00, 1 day 8.30-4.30). The extra hours in Autumn Term are because we are receiving additional funding to support a Key Stage 2 pupil, for that term only.

The successful candidate should:
• Be a high-quality practitioner with high expectations for all children.
• Be proficient in supporting all aspects of teaching and learning
• Be an effective communicator and keen to work in collaboration with colleagues

In return we will offer you:
• A positive ethos that celebrates success and values teamwork.
• The chance to work in a climate of trust and respect.
• A strong commitment to your continued professional development.
• Large classrooms, a creative approach to curriculum, and fantastic resources.

Visits to the school are welcomed. To arrange a visit please contact our school Office (0191 5140101).

Application Packs and further details are available from: www.northeastjobs.org.uk
Completed applications should be emailed ( office@grangetown.sunderland.sch.uk ) or posted to the school.

Closing Date: Monday 6th July. Interviews: Week commencing 13th July.

Grangetown Primary School
Spelter Works Road, Grangetown, Sunderland, SR2 8PX, Tel: 0191 514 0101.
Website: www.grangetown.sunderland.sch.uk
Number of pupils on roll: 280.
Head teacher: Les McAnaney

These appointments are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and are therefore subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Grangetown Primary School safeguards and protects its pupils and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Sunderland Local Safeguarding Board Procedures.