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Teaching Assistant/HLTA - Co-op Academy Friarswood

Co-op Academy
Abbots Way, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire. ST5 2ES
Grade 5/ (PPA cover Grade 7)
Closing date
17 Jun 2024

Job Details

Teaching Assistant/HLTA

Part time / 5 mornings a week + 1 afternoon (PPA cover) / term time only

We are looking for a teaching assistant who can support our wonderful children with their learning as well as supporting teachers with the delivery of lessons.  One afternoon per week will be to cover PPA. 

 We are seeking an individual who shares our vision and commitment to ensuring the very best for every child we teach.

Why us?

We can offer:

Being part of a professional, dedicated and friendly teaching team

A supportive wider school community

A supportive leadership team

Fantastic, enthusiastic and eager children who are ready and willing to learn

Excellent CPD opportunities

 Being part of the Co-op Academies Trust with benefits which include:

Local government pension scheme

Co-operative flexible benefits , including cycle to work scheme

Healthcare cashback scheme

Discounted gym membership and leisure activities

Discount of various co-op branded products

We are looking for someone who:

Has experience of being a TA

Has sound understanding of the National Curriculum

Knows about / has experience of RWInc

Is a hardworking and dedicated practitioner; able to motivate and inspire children

Is enthusiastic, resourceful and committed to ensuring the highest possible standards of achievement and personal development, supporting every child to flourish

Is willing to contribute to the life of the school and its community

Has a commitment to their own personal and professional development

Works effectively in partnership with all stakeholders Is able to work cooperatively as part of a team

Has a good sense of humour and willing to ‘go the extra mile’

Yakes responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within the school.  

If you feel you have all the necessary attributes, are highly motivated and dedicated to making a positive difference to children’s lives then we would love to hear from you.

We are offering tours with the Headteacher, with a chance for an informal chat.

Please contact the school office on 01782 470401 to book


Closing Date: Monday 17th June

Interview Dates: Monday 24th June

Application Form: Please email your completed application form which can be found on our website  to Angela Dean at:
Co-op Academy Friarswood
Abbots Way

Co-op Academy Friarswood is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory references and clearances, including an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service and online checks.



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