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Year 6 Teaching Assistant needed at C Of E School in Haslingden

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Job description

Due to a shortage of staff, a Primary School located in Haslingden are looking to recruit a positive and dedicated Support Assistant to join their team after the middle of March. The role is based in Year 6 and is to support the Class Teacher by helping to reduce unnecessary work load with general Teaching Assistant roles e.g.; photocopying, display work, good behaviour management, play time cover etc and to also work within the Year 6 Class, to help raise attainment ready for SATS week in Summer Term 1. The Practitioner is to hold a Level 2 or above in Teaching and Learning or equivalent and must have had more than 2 years experience working in schools and also have broad experience of working in KS2.

The Head teacher is looking for the following:

  • Level 2 or above qualification
  • An experienced KS2 Practitioner
  • Confident with delivering engaging interventions
  • Ability to work independently or part of a team
  • Superb behaviour management

The school itself is a small School located in Haslingden and has recently received a grading of 'Good' by Ofsted. The Head Teacher stressed that her 'Delightful and hardworking staff' are the 'Glue that mould the schools progress' and she is thoroughly keen to bring on a new member of staff.

The salary is based on a 6.5 hour day, Monday to Friday, and depending on experience, this could vary between £8.40-£10.50 per hour. Additional salary may increase depending on the interest of welfare.

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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