Teaching Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Term-time only (Temporary)
Working Pattern:
Please see advert text
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
24/09/2021 09:00
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Closing date:
24 Sep
Further Information

West Park Primary School
Coniscliffe Road
TS26 0BU

Teaching Assistant

Fixed-term Post to 31st August 2022

Teaching Assistant (Band 5) Spinal Column Point 5 £11,810.70 per annum, 27 hours per week (a working schedule of 8.30am – 3.30pm each day and Friday 8.30am – 11.30am), term time only (190 days per year). Fixed-term until 31st August 2022.

West Park Primary School wishes to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join the teaching support team within school and as such has a vacancy for a suitably experienced, enthusiastic and committed individual. This position would be to start as soon as possible.

Applicants will possess NVQ Level 2 or equivalent. The school is looking for applicants with excellent communication and ICT skills, who can develop effective relationships with pupils and colleagues and be able to follow teachers’ plans.

Candidates will have experience of working as a classroom or teaching assistant within a primary school environment.

Candidates should be suitably qualified and experienced and be able to meet the criteria detailed on the person specification.

Candidates must only apply using the application form provided; CV’s will not be accepted.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 9am, Friday 24th September 2021

Interviews will be held during the week commencing Monday 27th September 2021

West Park Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such the successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

For an informal discussion about the position please contact Miss A Hall on 01429 282090.

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