Teaching Assistants x 3
Working pattern 32.5 hours per week Term Time Only
Grade and Scale Points A2/B1 2-6
Annual Salary £13,509.09 - £14,517.30
Contract Type Fixed Term Contract until 31st August 2022
Closing Date 1st October 2021 @ 9.00am
Interview Date 11th October 2021
Based at East Ardsley Primary Academy
Leodis Academies Trust is a successful Multi Academy Trust with five schools in the South Leeds area. As part of our continued growth we have an immediate opportunity for three enthusiastic Teaching Assistants to join the team at East Ardsley Primary Academy.
East Ardsley Primary Academy is a two-form entry school in the middle of the local community. We work passionately to equip our children with the skills, independence and resilience that makes them highly effective learners. We promote success for every child in our school, and focus on every child as an individual to give them the understanding, support and skills they need to work together as part of our team.
As a Teaching Assistant you will provide the support that will help our children succeed. You will offer general support to the teacher in the management of pupils, classroom activities and assistance in the provision of the wider school curriculum. Working compassionately, you will work with our teachers to secure good progress for all children, regardless of their abilities and capabilities. You will support the teaching of our children one to one, in groups, and as part of the whole class, while actively promoting the ethos and values of the school.
The post offers challenge, reward and role development for the right candidate. The role will be based at East Ardsley Primary Academy with opportunities to work with other professionals across the Trust.
All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, two references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS), medical clearance and provide evidence of eligibility to work in the UK and evidence of qualifications.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
For a discussion about the Teaching Assistant roles please contact the school office on 0113-8879023. Further information about the role, including a job description and person specification, can be found on our website.
How to apply
To apply for this role please visit our website and apply using the online application form. (see how to apply) If you have any difficulties with this, please contact 0113-887 3608.
East Ardsley Primary Academy 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.