Due to the expansion of the Academy, we are looking to appoint teaching assistants in the following areas:
· Class TAs for Y5, Y3 and EYFS.
Who are we?
Manchester Communication Primary Academy opened its doors in September 2014 to a small cohort of EYFS/Y1 children, since then it has grown by a 2-form year group each year. The school is currently up to Y4 and is embarking on the next phase of its journey – upper KS2.
Our recent Ofsted inspection graded the school as ‘Good’ in all areas as ‘The Principal has created a school with a ‘heart’; a kind, caring and supportive community. There are 25 different languages spoken yet every pupil is treated as a member of the same family.’ (Ofsted 2017)
Who are we looking for?
First and foremost, we are looking for excellent practitioners who care about children and want to make a difference to their outcomes. The right candidate will be able to nurture and support children both academically and socially, whilst maintaining boundaries and upholding high expectations of behaviour and classwork.
What do the roles involve?
Class TAs Supporting the class teachers to ensure that all children are safe, happy and achieve well. This will involve supporting the academy’s special educational needs provision through contribution to individual educational plans and delivering some small group sessions.
When do the roles start?
The start-date for the roles is the 1st of September 2018
If I’m still interested, what should I do next?
We think that applying for a new role should always be seen as a 2-way process, you have to be right for us, but the school also has to be right for you. So if you are interested in applying, please do give us a call to arrange a visit or informal telephone conversation with the Principal or Vice Principal to discuss the role further.
Manchester Communication Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure for a Regulated Activity via the Disclosure and Barring Service.