Early Years Teaching Assistant, Shropshire

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The Meadows Primary SchoolShropshire
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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade 4, SCP 11 – 13, £8.81 – £9.01 per hour
Contract term: Fixed Term

Fixed term until end of the summer term 2019, Term time only

26.25 hours per week, working pattern Monday to Friday

We are looking for a committed, caring individual who will work effectively within the existing Early Years staff team to support the learning of our Reception pupils.

The successful applicant will:

  • have previous successful experience of working with nursery or primary aged children;
  • have a thorough understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage;
  • contribute positively to children’s happiness and well-being;
  • demonstrate a sound understanding of pupils with additional learning needs;
  • possess the ability to work in effective partnership with the class teacher and other adults to support all pupils;
  • have the ability to work effectively to support pupils on a 1:1 basis, in a small group, or a whole class situation under the direction of the class teacher;
  • have the ability to adapt learning to meet the needs of the pupil/s with whom they work;
  • possess a sense of humour and demonstrate a willingness to become fully involved in the life and work of the school.


Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged.

For further details and an application form, please email or phone the school. Application packs are also available on the school’s website under ‘Job Vacancies’.

Closing Date:  Friday 14th December 2018, Midday

Interview date:  Either Monday 17th December (afternoon) or Wednesday 19th December (afternoon).

The Meadows Primary School
Harlech Road, Oswestry, SY11 2EA
Tel: 01691 656080   
Email: admin@meadows.shropshire.sch.uk

The Meadows Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
The post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance and other safeguarding checks.

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