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Job details
Employer Rise Park Infant School
Location Havering
Salary APTC 5 Points 22-25
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

27.5hrs per week (8.30am – 12.00 /1.15 – 3.15)
39 weeks per year

Rise Park Infant School is a successful primary academy, where children are well behaved and keen to learn. Staff are friendly and supportive within a welcoming, aspirational environment.

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our school team, working with FS/ KS1 children.
Applications are welcome from candidates with experience of working with this phase and who have an NVQ Level 4 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent Level 4 qualification.

The successful candidate will:

  • Progress pupils’ learning in a range of classroom settings, including working with individuals, small groups and teaching whole classes
  • Plan and prepare motivating lessons and resources which engage all pupils and meet individual needs
  • Be proactive, flexible, well organised and willing to work collaboratively with colleagues
  • Demonstrate passion for supporting all groups of children in order to enhance the quality of their learning and raise pupil achievement 
  • Have confidence in using computing to support and enhance the progress of pupils
  • Utilise behaviour management strategies, in line with the school’s policy and procedures, to contribute to a purposeful learning environment and encourage pupils to interact and work co-operatively with others.

We can offer:

  • A well-resourced learning environment
  • A cohesive and enthusiastic staff team
  • Polite and motivated pupils
  • Support and commitment to continuing professional development
  • A positive, engaged wider school community.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by telephoning the Executive Headteacher, Mrs Carolyn Fox or the Deputy Headteacher, Mrs Rachel Gallagher on 01708 749135.

Please apply online by visiting and submitting an application form.  If you experience difficulties, please contact Schools’ HR on 01708 434255.

The position is subject to an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau disclosure check.  Rise Park Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Rise Park Academy Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Closing date for applications: Friday 23rd June
Interviews: Week commencing Monday 26th June

Please assume that if you have not had any acknowledgement of your application that you have not been successful.

Rise Park Infant School
Annan Way,
Essex RM1 4UD
Telephone: 01708 761935
Executive Headteacher: Mrs C. Fox