Teaching Assistant Vacancy – Wistaston Church Lane Academy
Location: Wistaston Church Lane Academy
Position: Teaching Assistant
Salary: Grade 4 £21,575.00 to £21,969.00 pro rata, per annum
Contract: Part Time – Temporary Fixed Term
We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, positive and hard-working Teaching Assistant to join our dedicated team of staff at Wistaston Church Lane Academy.
The position will primarily be supporting Year 2, but will also involve small group work both inside and outside the classroom, as directed by the class teacher. The position is offered on a temporary basis to start as soon as possible and will end 31st August 2023.
The post is 22.5 hours per week, working Monday to Friday 8.30am to 12.30pm and one afternoon 1.00pm to 3.30pm term-time only and including inset days (39 weeks per year).
Experience of working with children in KS1 would be an advantage. A nurturing and inclusive approach is essential.
This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of our successful and forward-thinking primary school. Wistaston is part of the Learning for Life Partnership Multi Academy Trust (MAT) and the Trust offers outstanding opportunities for peer learning and development.
We particularly welcome applications from black, Asian and minority ethnic candidates, LGBTQ+ candidates and candidates with disabilities because we would like to increase the representation of these groups at the Learning for Life Partnership. We want to do this because we know greater diversity will lead to even greater outcomes for children.
This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate. Stringent Checks and Vetting Procedures apply to all posts as part of our Safeguarding Policy
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Closing Date: Thursday 2nd February at 12.00pm
Interview Date: TBC