Teaching Assistant

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work with children for September 2024.

Hours:   Term time only plus one inset day every September, Monday to Friday, 8.30am am - 3.30pm (32.5 hrs per week) with half and hour for lunch. 

Salary:   Grade D (point 3-4)  - Full time equivalent £22,737 - £23,114

Actual salary is £16,678.41 - £16,954.95 (£11.79 - £11.98 per hour)

This school is a member of Peterborough Diocese Education Trust (PDET) https://www.pdet.org.uk/ and has a new Senior Leadership Team.

As a school we are mindful of wellbeing and have introduced the following to support worklife balance of staff.

  • Staff meetings are only 1 hour and other CPD is creatively planned into the school working-day through Team Meetings and a supportive coaching model
  • a wellbeing day for staff who demonstrate commitment to supporting school related activities such as discos and PTA events
  • a ‘live marking approach’ which emphasises the importance of in the moment feedback as part of lessons
  • regular release for subject leaders to support their subject leadership
  • PPA at home
  • Shared team planning within a 3-form entry primary
  •  An SLT which is supportive and are streamlining systems and processes to reduce unnecessary paperwork and workload.

The ideal candidates would

  • Be enthusiastic and lively
  • Be a committed and inspirational teacher
  • Strive for excellence
  • Have high expectations of self and pupils
  • Be a team player

In return we can offer

  • Enthusiastic and well-behaved pupils
  • Friendly and supportive staff and Governors
  • A caring Christian ethos
  • Support with 3 classes per year group
  • A “Good” Ofsted report – March 2023 – please click on link to view our latest report https://www.williamlawceschool.co.uk/page/?title=Ofsted&pid=816
  • An “Excellent” SIAMS report – April 2019
  • A personalised approach to continuous professional development and supporting career development.

William Law CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children expecting all staff to share this commitment.  All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Applications can be made on line via  https://www.pdet.org.uk/Working-for-PDET/ or https://mynewterm.com/trust/Peterborough-Diocese-Education-Trust/345853529 - locate the role you wish to apply for, click on the item and then apply.

Applicants are welcome to view the school prior to interview date.   Please ring the School Office on 01733 577600 to arrange an appointment.

Closing date:               Wednesday, 10th July 2024 at 9.00am

Interview date:            Monday,15th July 2024