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St James CE Primary School Teaching Assistant - Level 2

The Governors of this successful, voluntary aided school are looking to appoint an exceptional classroom practitioner to join our team. This position is permanent full-time and term-time only

  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: Grade 3 £18,426-£19,171 pa pro rata
  • Contract: Full Time Permanent
  • Applications Close: 12 February 2020 12:00
  • Start Date: As soon as possible

Job details

The role will be working as a Teaching Assistant in a Key Stage 1 (KS1) class.

Further information about the role can be found here.

St James' is looking to recruit a reflective, dynamic individual to join us.

The successful person will join our KS1 as a Teaching Assistant and will have high expectations for drawing out the very best from our children. They will have successful Teaching Assistant experience, strong literacy and numeracy ability (a minimum Level 3 qualification), and the ability to support and help develop a vision for outstanding education which promotes spiritual, moral and cultural development.

Flexibility will be key for the successful person. Although the role is based in KS1 teaching assistants at St James' are required and must be prepared to work with any age group in our school (3 to 11 years).

St James' is a school which cares about community. We are constantly looking at ways that we can improve, asking ourselves how we can do things better. We want to be a positive force in our community.

We can offer you:

  • a deeply supportive Senior Leadership Team
  • a staff who take pride in the family atmosphere at the school
  • warm and friendly children who are keen to learn
  • opportunities to develop your skills and the chance to make a difference

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 vacancies@st-james-rusholme.manchester.sch.uk 

Post your application to the school address FAO Vacancies

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: 12 February 2020 12:00

Shortlisting: 13/02/2020

Interviews: 27/02/2020

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/3316-23SNP