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Moston Lane Community Primary School Teaching Assistant - Level 2

Moston Lane Primary School are seek seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated, caring and committed Teaching Assistant to join our Reading Team. The post will involve working with individuals and groups of children to raise attainment in reading

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Grade 3 £18,426 - £19,171 pro rata
  • Contract: Full Time Temp/Fixed Term (I year fixed term)
  • Applications Close: 20 September 2019 12:00
  • Start Date: As soon as possible

Job details

The role will involve supporting groups of children in class and out of class, with a strong emphasis on improving reading skills. Candidates will need excellent literacy and numeracy skills and an assessment of these will form part of the recruitment process

The successful applicant will be someone special who: -

  • Has the ability to help each child reach their full potential
  • Proven experience of raising attainment
  • Self motivated
  • GCSE in Literacy and maths
  • Can plan and assess work for groups of children under the direction of a teacher
  • Has excellent behaviour management skills
  • Can liaise effectively with staff, parents and carers

Short listing will take place on Friday 20th September 2019. Lesson observations will take place on Tuesday 24th & Wednesday 25th September. In addition to the lesson observation there will be a written task.

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply - information for applicants

To apply for this position download and complete the attached application form and return via emial to:  J.kerton@mostonlane.manchester.sch.uk  Alternatively complete and return via post to:

Mrs J Kerton

Moston Lane Primary School

Moston Lane



M9 4HH

Closing Date: 20 September 2019 12:00

Shortlisting: 20/09/2019

Interviews: 24/09/2019

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/2165-70