Learning Assistant, Northamptonshire

Closing date:

Woodvale Primary AcademyNorthamptonshire
Date posted:
Start date: 1/9/17
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £15,807 - £16,491 (£11,361 - £11,852 pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent

Learning Assistant 

Ref: 16-17/WPA/014

31.25 hours a week, term time only 

£15,807 - £16,491 (£11,361 - £11,852 pro rata)

Required from ASAP

Closing Date: 18 July 2017 at noon

Exciting opportunity for a Learning Assistant to join our friendly team.

The Woodvale Primary Academy is a large vibrant and caring school located in Northampton. It caters for pupils from Nursery to Year 6 and is led by the Principal Janet Pallister. We want to ensure pupils have the very best opportunities to achieve the best outcomes possible.

To be successful you will:

· be able to demonstrate a range of behavioural management strategies and teaching skills

· be able to work on your own initiative and as part of a team

· be highly organised and able provide support that is second to none

· have first class communication skills and be able to liaise effectively with parent/careers and outside agencies

· enthusiastic and have the skills to challenge and motivate all our pupils.

You will have the opportunity to contribute to a rapidly growing academy as part of a great team of hard working colleagues, committed to providing the best opportunities for children and families. Pupils are enthusiastic and motivated and we are proud of our caring, inclusive ethos. We want to recruit someone who will share in these values.

If you would like to work at the leading edge of education we would like to hear from you. Visits to the academy are warmly welcomed, to arrange a mutually convenient time please contact the academy on admin@woodvaleprimaryacademy.org or call 01604 493771. 

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Alternatively, call our Recruitment Line on 0115 748 3344 or ask in the academy for an application form.

Complete our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form:


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

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