Job Overview: Our friendly village school is looking for an enthusiastic person to join our team as a Teaching Assistant.
Thorpe C of E Primary School is looking for an experienced and passionate Teaching Assistant. The successful candidate will provide classroom support across the Primary School primarily in Year 3 along with some support in Year 2 and lunch duties for up to 32 hours each week during term time only.
The hours of work will be Monday to Friday between 08.45 and 15.15 commencing January 2020. You will be expected to work every morning and every afternoon however afternoon hours are varied with some finishing before 15.15 – specific hours will be discussed at interview.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity, within the hours specified above, to provide support in our Earlybirds before school club from 07.45 – 08.45.
We are a happy, well resourced, forward thinking school with high aspirations for both children and staff, committed to top quality professional and career development. We can offer a happy, friendly working environment that has close links to the community and local church.
The successful candidate will:
• nurture and support pupils’ emotional and developmental needs
• have high expectations for children’s behaviour
• be committed to supporting children’s learning
• be willing to undertake training if needed
• be adaptable, cheerful and willing to work as part of a team
Successful applicants must be able to support the distinctive Christian ethos of our school but do not have to be a practising Christian.
Thorpe Church of England (Aided) Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.
Please visit our wonderful school by contacting Mrs Vivien Neathey in the school office.
Applications must be with the school by 12.00 noon on Thursday 9th January 2020 and interviews will be held on a mutually convenient date between the hours of 9am and 3pm.
Only successful candidates will be contacted.
Thorpe CofE Primary School reserves the right to remove this role at any time prior to appointment.
Find out more about this exciting opportunity by visiting our career page and school website.
Thorpe CofE (Aided) 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.