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Crab Lane Primary School Teaching Assistant - Level 2

We wish to recruit a full-time teaching assistant to work in Key Stage 2 to join our successful and highly motivated team. This position is Permanent, Full Time, Term Time Only.

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Grade 3 £18,426-£19,171 pa pro rata
  • Contract: Full Time Permanent
  • Applications Close: 25 November 2019 09:00
  • Start Date: As Soon As Possible

Job details

Your role will be to support an identified class, as well as running tailored interventions for small groups of children and we are looking for somebody to start as soon as possible, following relevant checks and references.

If selected for interview, the recruitment process will involve an interview, observation of your interactions with a small group of children and a basic skills test in English and maths.

Applicants must have recent experience of working in a Key Stage 2 classroom and be able to demonstrate the impact they have had in any previous roles.

You will need excellent numeracy and literacy skills, high expectations of children's achievement, demonstrate initiative when setting up and enhancing the learning environment and support us in maintaining our outstanding standards of behaviour.

We are a good school teaching children aged 3-11, with outstanding leadership & management and behaviour & safety (Ofsted 2019).

We are a large school, serving a diverse community of over 430 pupils, including 22 different languages being spoken. We are situated in Blackley Village, four miles from the city centre, with good transport links.

We have extensive school grounds, including a field, running track and woodland garden, which provide our children with a range of outdoor learning opportunities.

We will offer the successful candidate a commitment to professional development, well-behaved and motivated children and a friendly and supportive staff who are committed to teamwork.

For more information about our School please visit our website.

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

Email your application to: admin@crablane.manchester.sch.uk

Post your application to the schools address

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable. 

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. 

Closing Date: 25 November 2019 09:00

Shortlisting: 25/11/2019

Interviews: Week Commencing 02/12/2019

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/2296-60S