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Cringle Brook Primary School Teaching Assistant - Level 2

Cringle Brook Primary wishes to appoint a highly motivated, dynamic and talented teaching assistant to join the Year 3 team.

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Grade 3 £18,846 pro rata, TTO
  • Contract: Part Time Permanent
  • Applications Close: 11 December 2019 15:00
  • Start Date: 06/01/2020 subject to references & DBS

Job details

The successful candidate will support children individually and in small groups, inside and outside, supporting learning, social and pastoral development. This role includes breakfast club and lunchtime supervision.

The successful candidate will be a strong communicator who is a nurturing, patient and positive individual. They will be strong at building relationships with pupils, staff and parents. Strong literacy and numeracy skills are essential and successful completion of tests in these areas is part of the interview process. A very strong commitment to raising aspiration and attainment in an urban setting is essential.

Level 2, Grade 3, £18,426, pro rata, term time only - 28.75 hours a week equates to apx £12,840

Hours of work:

3 days at 8.30am until 1pm

1 day at 8.30am until 1pm, then 1.30pm until 4.45pm (Wednesday)

1 day at 8.30am until 1pm, then 1.30pm until 4.30pm

First Stage Assessment: 16 Dec

Second Stage Assessment/Interview: 19 Dec

This position is subject to 2 professional references and DBS clearance.

Kingsway Community Trust a Multi Academy Trust, is made up of ofsted graded outstanding, Ladybarn Primary School, Cringle Brook Primary School and Green End Primary School. This provides the staff and children of both schools with enhanced development and networking opportunities.

The Trust is led and managed by one Executive Headteacher, who is a National Leader of Education and one Governing Body, whose Chair is a National Leader of Governance. In each school there is a full time Head of School who lead and manage alongside the Executive Headteacher.

Kingsway Community Trust can offer you:-

  • A thriving learning community with a positive ethos and innovative approaches
  • A supportive and empowering environment, supported by a National Leader of Education
  • The support of a well-established, highly successful and forward thinking Trust
  • A culturally rich and diverse urban community

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


We cannot accept CVs as an application. Our application form must be used and completed in full, making sure you address the person specification. Submissions received without a completed application form will not be considered. We cannot accept photographs of applications forms.

How to Apply

Candidates should download the application form and complete in full and return to jobs@kingswaycommunitytrust.co.uk

Closing Date: 11 December 2019 15:00

Shortlisting: 12/12/2019

Interviews: 1st Stage 16 Dec, 2nd Stage 19 Dec

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/2036-62S