Teaching Assistant

Level 3 Teaching Assistant

Duration of Post Permanent

Work Commitment 30 hours per week (Monday to Friday with an unpaid 30 minute lunch break)
Term time only (38 weeks)

Start Date: as soon as possible

Salary Range H3 Point 5 (18,795.00 FTE Annual Salary £12,888.56) depending on experience and qualifications *your salary will be prorated based on the number of weeks and hours per week that you work

We seek to appoint a dedicated, enthusiastic and caring Level 3 Teaching Assistant to join our experienced staff team supporting children.
Applicants must demonstrate a good knowledge of the requirements of EYFS to Lower Key Stage 2, be able to cover classes for short periods and have experience of working with children in this age-range. The ability to develop effective relationships with colleagues, children and parents is an important part of this role.

We are looking for someone with relevant experience who will bring enthusiasm and a commitment to children's learning to our happy and friendly academy.
The right candidate will need to be adaptable, enthusiastic, highly motivated and have the ability to work as part of a team. They must demonstrate full commitment to the academy and its aim to raise standards.

The ideal candidate will:

• The ability to build good relationships with children, parents/carers and colleagues;
• Commitment to equal opportunities;
• The ability to work in a team but also to use your own initiative;
• Organisational and time management skills;
• The ability to manage classes well and deal with challenging behaviour;
• Excellent communication skills;
• Patience and a good sense of humour.

For a sample of who we are and what we do why not browse our website:
Visits to our Academy are warmly welcomed so that you can see our fantastic staff and incredible children in action. We strongly encourage you to look around our school or contact the Headteacher for an informal discussion 01763 241535.
Application forms can be downloaded from the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust Website: https://diamondlearningtrust.com/career-opportunities/
Application forms with covering letter should be sent to HR@diamondlearningtrust.com or posted to:
HR Office
The Diamond Learning Partnership Trust
C/o Winhills Primary Academy
Off Duck Lane
St Neots
PE19 2DX

Closing date for applications: Midday on 9th March 2020
Interviews scheduled for: 16th March 2020

The Diamond Learning Partnership Trust is an equal opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to have two satisfactory references and an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check.

School website: https://www.romanway.herts.sch.uk/
Staff category
Support Staff
Closing date
Monday 09 March 2020
School name
Roman Way Academy
Pat Baxter
DfE school no.
Burns Road Royston Hertfordshire
01763 241535
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