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Teaching Assistant - Level 1
  • Employer: VIRIDIS Schools
  • Reference: VS/21/153404
  • Published: Mon 31/05/2021, 10:10 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 21/06/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Term Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: £18,250.00 - £18,579.00
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Hackney

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Teaching Assistant - Level 1

Full Time Teaching Assistants


Salary (Range of Scale 3 pt 05-06 depending on experience)

Salary Range: £23,427.00 - £23,850.00

Actual Salary: £18,250.00 - £18,579.00 (pro-rata)

Hours of work: 32.50 hours a week (Term Time only)


The Viridis Federation of Orchard, Southwold and Hoxton Garden Primary schools are looking to recruit enthusiastic and committed full time Teaching Assistants. Staff are based on one school site within our three school partnership located in Hackney, East London.


You will be required to work flexibly taking direction from the class teacher and members of the Senior Leadership Team, ensuring the well-being and academic progress of our pupils.


Duties will include:


  • Targeted group support for identified children aged 3-11 years.
  • 1:1 support for some children with particular needs from time to time
  • Whole class support of the class teacher when requested
  • Lunch and play time duties
  • General classroom support as directed with the possibility of additional paid hours as a play leader for applicants with the interest and suitable experience.


Candidates need a professional outlook and need to be able to use their own initiative, be numerate and have a good standard of spoken and written English. Candidates with previous experience of working with children is essential.


Our schools are successful and happy places with children who are culturally diverse and keen to learn. We are able to offer a friendly and supportive staff team with great opportunities for professional development within school. Many of our teaching assistants go on to become learning mentors, higher level teaching assistants or qualified teachers in our organisation.


Take a look at our websites to see what we do!


Our schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be required to completed an enhanced DBS disclosure.


We welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or age.


Should you have any queries or would like to arrange to visit our schools please contact Ms Beverley Shore on: 020 8806 5201 or email her:


We look forward to receiving your application!                                   Closing date: 21st June 2021