Teaching Assistant

                                                           Teaching Assistant 

31.25 hours per week, (8.30am to 3.30pm daily) 44.67 weeks per annum, term time only (39 weeks per annum) Permanent contract

Salary Range Trust Grade 2/3 point 3-8 depending on experience £22,737 to £24,702

(Actual starting salary, £16,496.59)

Start Date: 02 September 2024

                                               Closing Date:  Wednesday 19 June 2024

                                                     Interview Date: 25 June 2024

You will be required to support the development of pupils’ teaching and learning and their physical and mental wellbeing on a one-to-one or in a small group basis. As part of a team, you will help to encourage and develop independent learning, promoting excellent behaviour and creating a vibrant, happy and exciting learning environment, enabling our children to achieve their best. 

With a good knowledge and understanding of how to support learning for children and building effective relationships with children, staff and parents, you will assist in providing a wide range of activities and learning activities.  Ensuring a safe environment, you will prepare and clear away materials and resources as required. With good interpersonal and communication skills, you will be organised, flexible and have the presence to inspire confidence and trust so as to develop and nurture independence. Some intimate care with children may be needed. Previous experience is essential.

We believe you will find Arundel Court Primary School a welcoming environment in which staff are supportive of each other and share a passion for teaching and learning.  If you share our values and would like to find out more about the post, we would be delighted if you would like to visit our school.

In return, you will find a rewarding role and be part of the University of Chichester Multi-Academy Trust offering added benefits and opportunities. Each of our academies has a unique identity, but a shared belief in creating a positive and enriching environment, where all staff feel valued. 

Informal enquiries are welcomed and we invite you to visit Arundel Court Primary Academy to learn more about the values and vision of the school.  In the first instance please contact Mrs Kirsty Dixon on 023 9282 4893 or email   kdixon@arundelcourt.com       

For details on how to apply and for an application pack please see our Vacancies page on our website.  Please send completed application forms through to kdixon@arundelcourt.com

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  DBS at Enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of employment.