Teaching Assistant

Saltford CofE Primary School
Bristol, Bath and NE Somerset
Contract Type
Fixed term contract
Part Time
Grade 3, SCP 5
Start Date
As Soon As Possible
21st April 2024 11:59 PM
Contract Type
Fixed term contract
Job ID
Job Reference
FLP R450
Start Date
As Soon As Possible
  • Contract Type :Fixed term contract
  • Contract Length: 31.08.24
  • Job ID: 1414760

Job Ref: FLP R450- Please quote on all correspondence

Start: ASAP

Salary: Grade 3 point 5

(£23,500 – 23,893 FTE), £12,484 -£12,692 actual salary

Location: Saltford (near Bristol/Bath)

Contract: Term Time Only -23 hours 25 mins (5 mornings and 3 afternoons per week)

Term: Fixed term until 31/08/2024

Saltford Church of England Primary School is seeking a caring and experienced Teaching Assistant to join our enthusiastic, supportive and dedicated team.

We need a dedicated and skilled person to support a high needs pupil in Year 3 with Cognition & Learning needs, memory and attention difficulties, emotional needs and gross and fine motor skills challenges. Duties will include support to access the curriculum and delivery of learning support programmes. Knowledge and understanding of Dyslexia and ADHD as well as an understanding of the Primary curriculum would be an advantage.

Further information about the roles will be discussed on interview day.

In return we offer:

  • A competitive salary
  • An opportunity to work in a supportive team from whom you can learn, develop and grow
  • Wider opportunities to be involved across the Futura Learning Partnership
  • An energised and professional working environment
  • Benefits include; pension scheme, discounted sports centre/gym membership, free wellbeing support & medical cover, free on-site parking and cycle to work scheme.

Futura Learning Partnership is a partnership of schools which span 5 local authority areas: Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol, North Bristol, North Somerset, Somerset and South Gloucestershire. Working together to provide a high quality educational experience for all students in their care and be a truly inclusive provider of 2-18 education in the area. We are a mixed MAT, comprising 6 secondary, 21 primary and a special school. We work in partnership with the Diocese of Bath and Wells, which brings considerable benefit to all our schools.

The closing date for applications is: 23:59 on Sunday 21 April 2024

Interviews are likely to be held ASAP thereafter

No CVs or agencies please

Please note that our HR/Recruitment system software provider will be carrying out planned maintenance work from midnight Friday, 19 April until 12.00pm Saturday, 20 April ,during this period the recruitment system may be out of action. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

To apply:

  • Download the JD/PS, Recruitment Pack (and Candidate pack if relevant)
  • Click on the ‘apply’ button within the vacancy advertised on the Futura Learning Jobsite
  • Complete and submit your online application before the closing date.

 PLEASE NOTE: Early applications are encouraged. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date of the advertisement, should the School be able to appoint an appropriate candidate.

Futura Learning Partnership is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Your suitability to work with children and young people will form part of the selection process. For this post, prior to appointment Futura Learning Partnership will apply for a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, a Children’s Barred list check, two satisfactory references, satisfactory pre-employment health screening, online searches and for Teachers, a Prohibition Check in relation to the children’s workforce. In some settings a Declaration will be required in order to meet our obligations under the ‘Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006.

Safeguarding Statement:

Saltford CofE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
Saltford CofE Primary School

Saltford CofE Primary School

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