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Level 3 Teaching Assistant Required in Westhoughton

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Level 3 Teaching Assistant Required

Salary: Grade 4, £12,738 - £14,171 per annum. £9.19 - £10.22 per hour

32 hours 30 minutes per week, term time working 38 weeks per year

Required from Easter 2019

Following a staffing restructure an averaged sized primary school located in the Westhoughton area; want to appoint Level 3 Learning Support Assistant. The salary is subject to the 2019 National Joint Council pay award and any local agreements.

The school are seeking to appoint a highly skilled, dedicated and effective Learning Support Assistant who can support our classroom teachers to best meet the needs of our children. You will be non-class based and will deliver a range of intervention strategies to small groups and individuals across Key Stage 1. You will also be required to support teaching staff on yard duty and will be required to supervise lunchtimes on a rota basis. On occasion you may also be required to cover a class in Reception or KS1 in the absence of a teacher.

The successful candidate will need to:

  • Be an effective communicator with all members of the school community;
  • Have experience carrying out a range of interventions;
  • Have strong Numeracy and Literacy Skills;
  • Have a Strong knowledge of phonics;
  • Have experience of working within key stage 1;
  • Be hard working and highly motivated;
  • Be a good team player who has a positive work ethos;
  • Be an excellent practitioner with a proven track record.

In return we can offer you:

  • Friendly, hardworking children and staff;
  • A caring and welcoming school;
  • A supportive leadership team committed to school improvement;
  • Ongoing professional development, mentoring and coaching.

Please email your CV/covering letter for immediate consideration. Alternatively call the Manchester West Primary Branch on 0161 242 1792 for more information regarding this teaching assistant role.

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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