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Teaching Assistants

Lydalis Close, Didcot, Oxfordshire, OX11 7LB
Manor Primary School
Term Time
£13,979 actual - £18,000-£21,100 FTE
15th September 2021
Start Date
As soon as possible
29th September 2021 12:05 PM
Contract Term
Job ID
Job Reference
Start date
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  • Contract type: Permanent
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1175409

Your opportunity:

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our friendly, diverse and welcoming primary school. Our school has a passion for and understanding of, what effective learning is and we help to inspire our pupils to be the best they can be.
In return for your hard work we can offer excellent CPD opportunities and the support of a strong collaborative team. 
You could be supporting a child with an EHCP within school on a 1:1 basis as well as helping in classrooms as a generalist Teaching Assistant as needed. So flexibility will be essential in this role.

Our offer includes:

  • Continuous Professional Development
  • Work-life and family-friendly policies
  • Flexible Working
  • Staff Wellbeing
  • Career Pathways and Talent Management
  • Staff Benefits
  • Community and Collaboration
  • Valued Worker Scheme
  • Local Government Pension Scheme

About Manor Primary School

Founded in 1896, we are one of the oldest primary schools in Didcot. We are a two form entry primary with over 350 pupils. Our infant site is still located in the original Victorian school building.

At Manor Primary School, we believe that every child should have the best possible start to their education and should be given a wide range of opportunities, knowledge and skills to fulfil their potential. Our school is committed to providing a challenging and stimulating environment where the success of all is important. 

Our core values are ambition, respect, courage, tenacity, independence and community. We believe that these six core values, which are at the heart of our school, provide pupils with the guidance necessary to be active citizens who are able to contribute to their local and wider communities. By providing high quality teaching and developing a love of learning we aim to enable all pupils to aspire to excellence.
Manor Primary School is part of GLF Schools, the benefits of being part of a large multi-academy trust, is that we have a collaborative approach towards working and being part of the GLF schools in Oxfordshire we can work closely together to provide an outstanding educational experience to the local communities and a uniquely supporting workplace for staff.

We are looking for a candidate who will:

  • Be enthusiastic and committed to work well as part of a team, as well as being self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • Be committed to developing and sharing outstanding practice across GLF Schools.
  • Have the ability to enthuse and engage students in purposeful learning experiences.
  • Be dedicated to ensuring that all children achieve their very best.
  • Be passionate about the children's learning and welfare.
  • Have high expectations of achievement and behaviour.
  • Develop effective working relationships with parents/carers, staff, external professionals and the wider community.
  • Be committed to personal career progression and enhancement.

The Details

Start Date: As soon as possible

Salary: Associate Staff pay range £18,000-£21,100 FTE (£13,979 actual)

Hours: 32.5 hours per week, term time + inset days (39weeks) 8.15am-3.15pm daily 

Contract: Permanent & Temporary contracts available

Job Expires: Weds 29th September 2021, 12 noon.

Interviews: Monday 4th October 2021. 


Safeguarding Statement:

GLF Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

As a Trust, we are happy to discuss flexible working opportunities. We particularly welcome applicants from under- represented groups including those based on ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.

We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

We also reserve to right to interview shortlisted candidates ahead of the closing date.

Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place.

Manor Primary School

Manor Primary School

Part of GLF