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English Lang/Lit grad teaching assistant - Bury (BL9)

  • Location: Bury
  • Sector: Primary
  • Date posted: 04/01/2019
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Job description

English Lang/Lit graduate teaching assistant - Bury (BL9) primary school

  • Bury (BL9) based primary school
  • Full time position until end of academic year
  • Salary ranging between £14000 - £18000
  • 14th January 2019 start date

A primary school in the Bury (BL9) area is currently looking for an English Lang/Lit graduate to join their staffing team working in the Year 2 class to raise attainment in reading, writing and spelling. As the Year 2 class is now preparing for their SATs at the end of the year, the Head teacher is looking for an English lit/language graduate to use their specialist knowledge to lead small group interventions to close ability gaps within the class room.

The is a full time role starting from the 14th January and will last until the end of the academic year with a possibility of moving onto a permanent school contract. The role will consist of intervention sessions for small groups and general support of the pupils within the class room.

Successful applicants should:

  • Have a degree/specialism in English lit/language
  • A real passion for education
  • Be approachable and friendly
  • Have strong communication skills

The school:

The friendly and happy Bury (BL9) primary school is in the heart of the local community and works closely with parents to create a safe environment for pupil's to learn and fulfil their potential and more. This is a large primary school has excellent facilities including well resourced intervention rooms and sensory rooms to utilise to engage students and the successful candidate will be supported by a strong leadership team.

If you feel this role suits you then please send your CV or phone the Manchester West Primary branch on 0161 242 1792 for more information.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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