1:1 Teaching Assistant (Level 2)

Victoria Primary Academy
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

NJC Scale Point 3 to 4 (£18,562 to £18,933 FTE) (actual salary £12,938 to £13,197 per annum)
30 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term time + 5 days)

Victoria Primary Academy are looking to recruit a dedicated, enthusiastic and reliable Teaching Assistant (Level 2) to provide one-to-one support to a child with learning needs. This is a key role within our school – we have a number of children who have a range of additional needs and we pride ourselves on our strong commitment to inclusion. Supporting children with additional needs to learn alongside their peers and make good or better progress is a key aim for us and this role is crucial in enabling the school to meet this. To be able to fulfil this role you will need a strong personal ethos of integrity, patience, resilience and commitment.

The right candidate must be:

  • Adaptable
  • Committed to a nurturing approach to children
  • Enthusiastic
  • Passionate about ensuring all children achieve the best they possibly can
  • An excellent team player

We expect high standards of behaviour from our children and high standards of professionalism from our staff.
The role would be supporting a specific child, this could be in a number of year groups depending on your previous experience and expertise.

If you

  • have a Level 2 qualification in English and Maths
  • have a Level 2 qualification in a relevant subject or demonstrable experience of working with or caring for children with special needs
  • are physically fit

then we would love to hear from you.

 Victoria Primary Academy is a two form entry school situated on the edge of Wellingborough.  We are part of Hatton Academies Trust and are sponsored by an Outstanding academy (Ofsted 2015). Victoria Primary Academy is proud to be a diverse school, with pupils from a range of backgrounds, cultures and faiths.  Over half our pupils speak English as an additional language, with 44 different languages being spoken across the academy.  We are an inclusive school where we work together to ensure all members of our academy community can reach their potential and fulfil our mission statement: Creating Learners without Limits.

Please apply for this post via our website:  https://www.hattonacademiestrust.org.uk/working-for-us/vacancies/   We are unable to accept applications by CV only.

For more information, or to arrange a visit to our friendly academy, please contact Mr I Pearson, Vice Principal, on pearsoni@victoriaprimaryacademy.org.uk, or 01933 223323

This is an ongoing vacancy – immediate interviews will be available for the right candidates.

Education without limits; Integrity at all times

Hatton Academies Trust are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applications from appropriately qualified persons regardless of gender, race, religion, disability or age. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced Disclosure Bureau Service check and any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references. *Subject to eligibility. T&C’s apply