Fixed Term Contract for one year
32.5 hours per week, 39 weeks
Grade 8, Point 15 – 18, (£16,599 - £17,200)
Start Date: August 2021
We seek an enthusiastic, highly motivated and caring Higher Learning Teaching Assistant to join us at The Merton Primary School, one on a fixed term basis and one on a permanent basis, starting in the new academic year.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone to join our support staff team. We are looking to appoint a well-motivated and enthusiastic person who is committed to delivering high quality provision to our pupils under the direction and supervision of the classroom teacher.
The ideal candidate for the role will have HLTA status (or QTS) and experience of supporting planning, evaluation and delivery of learning activities in an educational setting. The ability to take direction from the Class Teacher to ensure all tasks and learning is undertaken, and to manage pupil behaviour within and outside of the classroom will be essential to being successful in this role.
To apply for this position please use the online application form and submit your application along with a supporting statement to explain your suitability and reasons why you are applying for the role.
Application Closing Date: 9am, Friday 11th June 2021
Provisional Interview Date: 17th and 18th June 2021
If you wish to find out more information about the role before applying, please contact Jane Calow
We look forward to receiving your application!
• We are committed to the safeguarding of our pupils, appointment to this post will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks being completed, this includes a criminal records (DBS check)
• Candidates must have the right to work in the UK to work for our Trust, you will be asked to provide this evidence if you are shortlisted for interview
• We are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of any of the protected characteristics or disadvantaged by conditions or requirements that cannot be shown to be justifiable
The school has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS clearance will be applied for and required for this position