Level 3 Teaching assistant
About the role
Northfield Manor Primary Academy is a thriving multicultural primary academy in Birmingham. We are proud to be part of the pioneering Victoria Academies Trust family of schools. At Northfield Manor Primary Academy, we are very proud to be an inclusive school and we are seeking an enthusiastic, hardworking and committed Teaching Assistant to join our team.
The vacancy will be a classroom based role during the morning, supporting the learning of children within the class as directed by the class teacher. Candidates will need to show initiative and be able to work as part of a team to provide a caring and stimulating learning environment for the children. Time will be allocated each week for strategic planning, where you will work with the Assistant Head Teachers/ class teachers and SENCO in planning and resourcing activities for structured interventions. Interventions are undertaken in afternoons and will include a mixture of ages and ability groups. It is important that candidates are prepared to work across the primary age as staff do not remain in one-year group continually.
You will need to be qualified to NVQ Level 3 (or equivalent), SEND experience is also a desirable quality, have good interpersonal skills, ICT skills and enjoy working with children. You will be required to support lunchtime duties.
This school is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. 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.
Salary/Grade: Level 3 – (£20,344 to £26,317 FTE)
Hours per week: 32 ½
Weeks per year: Term Time Only (plus training days)
Start date: as soon as possible after October 2020
Closing date: Friday 9th October 2020
Interview date: 19th October 2020
To request an application pack please contact Mrs Taylor – HR Assistant either by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone: 0121 675 2489. Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school address:
For further information contact the school office on 0121 675 2489 and ask to speak to Mrs A Painter.