Teaching Assistant- temporary
West Didsbury CE Primary School requires a full time class based teaching assistant for 35 hours a week, from 5th January 2021
- A temporary post to cover a maternity leave-support staff pay grade 4
We require a full-time class based teaching assistant for 35 hours a week - from 5th January 2021. The hours of work would be from 8.30am - 4pm (with 30 minutes lunchbreak ) Monday to Friday, term time only.
The position would be supporting the class teacher in one of the Year 1 classes, ensuring that our children make great progress through the year. This would involve support in all areas of the KS1 curriculum, taking groups, assisting the teacher in whole class teaching, and learning preparation and delivery. The successful candidate must be able to carry out assessment of the children and deliver teaching sessions to groups of children under the direction of the teacher, and to deliver PPA sessions.
West Didsbury CE is part of the St James and Emmanuel Trust. Our Trust vision is one of belonging believing and becoming, and this vision is at the heart of all we do . We are a vibrant, friendly new school (opened Sept. 2015) which has approximately 360 children currently in our Reception and Key Stage 1 and 2 classes. The school will grow each year as we welcome a new Reception intake of 60 children every September.
At West Didsbury CE our community come from all backgrounds, cultures and religions. We count ourselves as lucky to experience and enjoy such diversity. We celebrate everything that makes us different because this is what allows us to become stronger as a community and a school. If you believe you can actively contribute, represent and strengthen our core values, then you belong with us.
We welcome applicants who have a passion for representing and serving the community we are here to be part of.
For more information about the school please see the rest of our website.
Closing date – Monday 7th December (midday)
Shortlisting- Monday 7th December
Interviews – Friday 11th December
How to apply:
Hard copy of application forms to be sent to school address:
Hannah Large - Head of School
West Didsbury CE Primary School | Central Road | West Didsbury | M20 4ZA
t: 0161 448 1611 e: email@example.com