Early Years Learning Assistant, Banbury

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William Morris SchoolBanbury

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Pro Rata: £11,898- £13,459
Contract term: Permanent

Are you a Learning Assistant with experience in early years? Looking for a new challenge?

William Morris Primary School is looking to recruit an experienced Teaching Assistant, who has the passion and the commitment to help lead the school in their vision to be an outstanding school. 

We are looking for individuals that are passionate, enthusiastic and committed to the educational development of children and can help build the foundations to a fulfilled and varied educational offering.

The successful candidate will work alongside and support the Class Teacher, making effective use of resources in order to achieve the highest standards of learning and achievement for all children. The role will also include supporting the school improvement plan led by the Headteacher, whilst promoting the well-being of staff and children in the school.

The successful applicant also needs to have NVQ Level 3 in Childcare (or be willing to gain it) for this role in early years. It is essential to have GCSE English and Maths grade A-C.

We can offer:

•Excellent CPD opportunities and career development
•The exciting prospect of refreshing and re-energizing an already established school
•A committed and successful centralised Education, IT, Finance and HR team
•Encouragement for innovation and creativity
•A supportive and collaborative environment and the opportunity to achieve significant career development.
•The opportunity to be part of GLF Schools

Ideal candidates will:

•Work well as part of a team, as well as being self-motivated and able to work independently
•Be willing and committed to developing and sharing outstanding teaching practice across GLF Schools
•Have the ability to enthuse and engage students in purposeful learning experiences
•Be passionate about the children's learning & welfare
•Have high expectations of achievement and behaviour
•Be committed to personal career progression and enhancement

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office to make an appointment.

Hours: 32.5 hours Mon-Fri
Closing Date: Monday 22nd January
Interview Date: Thursday 29th March

We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we would recommend that you submit your application as early as possible. 

Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place.

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More about William Morris School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Bretch Hill, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 0UZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1295 258224
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