Educational Teaching Assistant, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire

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Orchard Primary AcademyDewsbury, West Yorkshire

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £7,833
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No

Orchard Primary Academy   

Post: ETA

Contract: Fixed Term from Feb 2018 to Sept 2018

Salary: Grade 6 Scp 18

Closing date for applications: 12:00pm Friday 9th February 2018

Interview date: Wednesday 14th February 2018

The Governing body are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic ETA to become a key member of our rapidly improving school.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with a dedicated team of professionals who are committed to making a difference.

If you have a passion for motivating and nurturing our youngest learners, we would love to hear from you.

As an ETA you will:

  • Be a committed ETA
  • Have the ability and skills to work as part of      a team. 
  • Be passionate and committed to raising      standards and making learning fun. 
  • Be up for a challenge and have a ‘can do’      outlook.
  • Be willing to contribute to the life of our      school and community. 
  • Be able to generate a positive, motivating and      successful environment. 
  • Be able to run successful interventions and      work with children with SEN

We can offer you:

  • Fantastic, hardworking children who love      school. 
  • A vibrant, richly diverse school      community. 
  • High quality professional and career      development opportunities 
  • Supportive parents, strong community links and      an active and committed governing body.

At Orchard we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing Date: 12:00pm Friday 9th February 2018

Please follow the link to the school website to complete an application form.

Please return application forms to Mrs J McGregor, Business Manager 

All shortlisted candidates will be observed leading a group activity.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants to posts that are exempted from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act will require a DBS (formerly CRB) from the Disclosure and Barring Service as well as an Eligibility to Work in the UK check before the appointment is confirmed.

Job location

More about Orchard Primary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Princess Road, Chickenley, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF12 8QT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 325 269
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Orchard Primary Academy – Background and Vision


In October 2015, Orchard Primary Academy replaced Chickenley Community Junior, Infant and Nursery School, with a new co-educational Academy on the same site.  The Academy has great poten...