Advert for a Teaching Assistant to start 31st October 2022
Wincle Church of England Primary School is seeking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic teaching assistant who is committed in ensuring the children at Wincle have access to a wide range of high-quality experiences.
We are a small, rural primary school set in the idyllic Peak District National Park. Our mission statement is ‘Shine like stars’ from the Bible book of Philippians and through this, we encourage all of our children to shine like stars in their work, attitude, behaviour and relationships. Please take a look at our Facebook Page to gain an understanding about our very special and unique school.
The nature of this role will require the successful applicant to work in two roles:
*Role 1: general teaching assistant supporting a class in key stage one from 12.30-3.30pm four days a week
*Role 2: running wraparound care for a small group of children from 3.30-6.00pm four day a week
Grade: 4 at £10.19 an hour (£19,650 per annum pro rata)
Number of hours: 24
Number of weeks: 39 weeks a year
Start Date: 31st October or as early as possible.
This role will involve being a general teaching assistant for a key stage one class supporting the pupils in their learning. Direction will be given from class teachers allowing you to support in a wide variety of activities across the curriculum. The role will be based in our EYFS/Year One class, Monday through to Thursday 12.30pm till 3.30pm.
Our wraparound provision is called All Stars and is a well-established provision thoroughly enjoyed by many pupils across the school. We offer this provision four nights a week from the school hall, running after school till 6pm. The staff member and pupils receive a delicious evening meal and enjoy many different learning experiences using all of school’s resources. This role will involve the organisation and running of activities and serving a pre-prepared evening meal in a nurturing way to the pupils on a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Please note that there are currently two vacancies at Wincle and there is the option to combine both jobs for a total of 34 hours. Please contact the school for more information.
Successful candidates must be able to work closely with class teachers and headteacher to enhance all pupils’ social, moral, cultural and spiritual development. This role requires effective communication skills, excellent teamwork skills and high expectations and standards for attainment, achievement and behaviour. The successful candidate is expected to be committed to all aspects of school life and support the Christian ethos of the school.
Visits are strongly recommended to experience first-hand the strong and positive ethos through school. Please email email@example.com who will help arrange a convenient time.
Wincle C of E (A) Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and young people therefore all post holders are subject to appropriate vetting procedure. Appointment is subject to the completion of pre-employment checks which will include References (which will be taken up prior to interview), Health, Right to Work in the UK, DBS and a Declaration with regard to the Disqualification by Association Regulations.
Closing date: Midday on Friday 14th October
Interviews: Wednesday 19th October
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for an application pack.
Please note we use the Diocese of Chester’s application form and not the Cheshire East document.