Teaching Assistant x 2 - Fixed Term Contract

Salary:£18,887 per annum,  Pro rata salary £12,278.12 pro rata, per annum (pending pay award)

Working Hours: 28 hours per week (Mon-Fri), Term Time only (39 weeks)

 Fixed Term Contract from 01 September 2022 – 31 August 2023

Start Date: 01 September 2022

 Closing Date: 8 July 2022 @ 12 noon

Interview Date: 14 July 2022

Located in the East of Portsmouth, Langstone Infant Academy is proud of its caring ethos, encouraging and supporting children to achieve their full potential, and is a positive and active place to work.  We believe that success here is built on strong relationships between everyone involved in the academy.

Fixed Term Teaching Assistant to commence 01 September 2022; 28 hours p/week; 39 weeks per annum, Langstone Infant Academy is proud of its caring ethos, encouraging and supporting children to achieve their full potential, and is a positive and active place to work.
Anticipated work pattern: Monday to Friday: 08:39am to 15:05pm; Term Time only (39 weeks per annum);

Contribute to the pupil’s development including their physical and mental well-being in supporting the teaching and learning in the class room, providing general and specific assistance to pupils, under the direction and guidance of the Class teacher.  This will involve providing assistance to the Class teacher in supporting pupils on a one-to-one or small group basis, across a wide range of activities and supported learning activities, including the preparation and maintenance of resources. 

With experience of working with children, ideally in a primary age setting, you will have excellent interpersonal skills that enable you to communicate with a wide range of people especially the pupils.  You will be resilient and hard working with the ability to work on your own initiative while understanding the need to work as part of a cohesive team.    For further details please refer to the job profile.

Langstone Infant Academy is part of the University of Chichester Academy Trust, which will bring you added benefits and opportunities. You will find that each of our Academies has a unique identity, but a shared belief in creating a positive and enriching environment, where all staff feel valued.

You can apply for this vacancy by downloading the University of Chichester Academy Trust application form (www.unicat.org.uk/careers) and sending it to the school by e-mail: jobs@langstone-inf.portsmouth.sch.uk or by post by noon on Friday 08 July 2022; OR;- Collect a job pack from the school before 07 July 2022; OR:- before 05 July 2022 please send a stamped, self addressed, C5 envelope to: Langstone Infant Academy, Stride Avenue, Copnor, Portsmouth, PO3 6HL.

Only candidates shortlisted for interview on 14 July 2022 will receive a response to their application. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.