Teaching Assistant EYFS Level 3
Hours per week: 32.50 hours per week, term time only
Contract Type: Permanent
Mere Green Primary School
Mere Green Road
Telephone Number: 0121 308 1384
Email Address: email@example.com
Job Start Date: As soon as possible
The Arthur Terry Learning Partnership is a highly successful Multi Academy Trust (MAT) encompassing 5 secondary schools, 11 primary schools, a Teaching School Hub, and School Centred Initial Teacher Training provider. Our schools are based in North Birmingham, Tamworth, Lichfield, and North Warwickshire. A further secondary school and 2 primary schools will join ATLP during the next 12 months As the ATLP grows and develops a further exciting opportunity has arisen for the following role based at Mere Green Primary School. We are looking to recruit an experienced Teaching Assistant whose working role calls for competence across a varied range of responsibilities. This position is for EYFS. The successful candidate will be required to support teaching staff in the delivery of a quality curriculum in line with the vision and ethos of the school and the Arthur Terry Learning Partnership (ATLP). The role will require the successful candidate to be;
• enthusiastic and hardworking, and flexible in their approach
• knowledgeable about the primary national curriculum
• excellent users of the English language both orally and in writing
• aspirational about our children’s progress and success
• an example of personal integrity and professionalism
• autonomous in their work, following all school and ATLP policies, specifically in relation to safeguarding, child protection and confidentiality
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.
Closing Date: Friday 8 October 2021, 9am
Candidates are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible as we reserve the right to interview earlier and withdraw the advert if a suitable candidate is appointed. An application form and further information can be obtained from visiting www.atlp.org.uk or alternatively you can download the application pack.
Completed application forms should be returned to firstname.lastname@example.org
We continue to adhere to the government’s advice and guidance for education settings, ensuring appropriate risk assessments are in place to allow for safe working practices. Please note we do not accept CVs, applications will only be considered if received on an ATLP application form. Interview date: TBC. Please find a link to our safeguarding policy which we would encourage you to read prior to applying to work in our organisation https://atlp.org.uk/files/2021/03/ATLP-Overall-Safeguarding-Policy-2020-FINAL-3.pdf
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work. All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.
Applicants please note: This post is not part of the City Council and the successful candidate will not hold a Birmingham City Council Contract of Employment. Please use the contact details in the advert for information on actual employment conditions.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020. Which means that when applying for certain jobs and activities certain spent convictions and cautions are ‘protected’, so they do not need to be disclosed to employers, and if they are disclosed, employers cannot take them into account. Further information about filtering offences can be found in the DBS filtering guide.