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Teaching Assistant Level 2 (Maternity cover)

Salary: £18,426 pro rata (fixed point 4 on the NJC scale)
Hours: 35 per week, term time only
Contract: Temporary MAT leave cover
Based at: Longsight Community Primary

Longsight Community Primary is a new school which opened in September 2013. Our vision is ‘Together we Achieve’. Parents and the children of the local community have been instrumental in supporting the vision for the new school.

We are looking for experienced, creative, dedicated and passionate individuals who are committed to supporting our children in making outstanding progress in a caring and nurturing environment. Experience of working in schools is expected.

Successful candidates will be supporting children in KS1 and/or KS2. Any specific experience in supporting language and communication development in children with English as an Additional Language would be very welcome.

This post is a temporary contract to cover maternity leave.

How to apply

The closing date is Monday 20th January  at 12pm. Interviews will take place on Thursday 23rd January.

Unfortunately, applications received after this time cannot be considered and CVs cannot be accepted.

If you need the application form in an alternative format, please contact our HR Team.


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