Teaching Assistant Grade 3

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 15/10/2018 23:59
£17,173 to £18,319 pro rata
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Moorside Primary School
Closing date:
15 Oct
Further Information

Required as soon as possible.
Temporary until 5th April 2019 (20 hours per week, term time + 2 weeks).

Moorside Primary School’s Governing Body is seeking to appoint a highly motivated, caring and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant. We are a ‘Good School’ (Ofsted, March 2016) on the journey to becoming outstanding. Teachers and Teaching assistants at our school are ‘enthusiastic and clearly enjoy their teaching. This sets a shining example for pupils which motivates and encourages them to always do their best.’

This is an exciting time to be joining our school as we build and shape it for the future. With high expectations of all children and the ability to set ‘a shining example’ you will be, or have the potential to become, an excellent practitioner based in our EYFS environment.

The successful candidate will be:
• An innovative and creative practitioner with a drive and a passion to ensure that all children achieve
• Able to work as part of a team, sharing excellent practice and learning from others
• Committed to working in partnership with staff, parents and children, with excellent interpersonal skills
• Able to offer the school something ‘special’

We can offer you:

• A hard working, welcoming and supportive staff team
• The chance to make a real difference to the future of the school
• An amazing environment to work in with wonderful pupils
• Professional development

Essential Qualifications:
A teaching assistant qualification at NVQ Level 3 relevant to the Key Stage or its equivalent OR Relevant qualifications at NVQ Level 3 in Early Years

Good numeracy /literacy skills Grade C or Above

Application forms are available from this webpage and completed forms should be returned to Mrs D Pears School Operations Manager at the school.

Closing Date: 15th October 2018
Interviews: 18th October 2018

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

This post is not open to job share.

Moorside Primary School
Chester Road
Co. Durham

Tel: 01207 509724
Email: moorsideprimary@durhamlearning.net
Website: http://www.consettmoorside.durham.sch.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.