Teaching Assistant (Maternity Cover), Hemel Hempstead

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Ark Little Ridge Primary AcademyHemel Hempstead

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Start date: November 2017
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £15,669 pro rata, £8.35 per hour (Actual Salary £7,640 TA plus £1,785 Midday role)
Contract term: Maternity Cover

Ark Hastings Primary Academies - Ark Blacklands, Ark Castledown and Ark Little Ridge – are popular and over-subscribed schools in the heart of Hastings.  As part of the Ark schools network we are committed to making sure that every child has access to a great education and real choices in life. We know that great schools need great teaching staff, which is why we offer you the very best training and support at every stage of your career.

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated Teaching Assistant on a temporary basis covering maternity leave until July 2018. This role will involve helping to implement work programmes for groups of children, assisting in planning and the management/preparation of resources, which could include some specialist knowledge in particular areas. The successful applicant will also provide cover for whole classes under a system of supervision for 30% of the employed time throughout the school year, and lunchtime cover.  We can offer you a friendly, supportive school; opportunities for professional development.

The successful candidate will:

  • have experience of working with primary aged children
  • have experience of working in Foundation Stage
  • have experience of working with (or willingness to work with) large groups of children
  • have good literacy and mathematical skills
  • be hard working and adaptable to change
  • ideally have a secure understanding and knowledge of observing children’s learning 

If you have a passion for education, we can offer you support and challenge to develop further. By joining the Ark schools network you will gain access to an exclusive range of benefits including comprehensive CPD, training and best-practice sharing opportunities, reduced gym membership, large retail discounts as well as the unique opportunity to apply for international exchanges and other scholarship prospects.

Interested in this exciting opportunity? If you have any questions and would like to arrange a visit please contact Mrs H Zebedee on 01424 752266, or email info@arklittleridgeprimary.org to arrange a visit to the school.

To apply please go to http://arklittleridgeprimary.org/vacancies. The closing date for applications is 9 am on Monday 23rd October 2017.

Location: Hastings

Start date: November 2017

Contract: Temporary to July 2018

Hours: 20.5 TA hours plus 5 hours Midday Supervisor per week, Monday to Friday 

Salary: £15,669 pro rata, £8.35 per hour (Actual Salary £7,640 TA plus £1,785 Midday role)

Closing date: 9am on Monday 23rd October 2017

Interviews:  Friday 3rd November 2017 

Ark Blacklands, Ark Castledown and Ark Little Ridge Primary Academies are committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. 

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More about Ark Little Ridge Primary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Little Ridge Avenue, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN37 7LR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1424 752266
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Ark Little Ridge Primary Academy is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational community primary school without nursery situated in St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex.

At Ark Little Ridge, everything we do is underpinned by our “RIDGE” values; Rigour, I...