EYFS Teaching Assistant (St Joseph & St Theresa Catholic Primary School)
EYFS Teaching Assistant – Temporary 12 month Part-time contract
Required to start September 2021
Location: St Joseph & St Theresa Catholic Primary School, Chasetown, Staffs, WS7 3XL
Telephone: 01543 227220
Salary: £18198 – £18562 FTE (Term time only + 5 days)
Scale: Grade 2 (points 2-3)
Hours: 24.25 per week (possibly rising)
The Governors are seeking to appoint a committed, enthusiastic Early Years practioner, who is able to motivate, inspire and engage children in learning opportunities. This is an exciting opportunity to work alongside a supportive and experienced Early Years team and the senior leaders of our school to provide a well-rounded curriculum for all.
We are looking for someone who:
is a practising Catholic or is committed to our Catholic vision and ethos
have a positive, nurturing & compassionate nature
has an excellent knowledge of the EYFS curriculum, assessments and frameworks
can support the effective planning, organisation and delivery of exciting learning opportunities matched carefully to pupils’ developmental needs
be committed to raising achievements and promoting equality for all children
can display a high level of organisational skills
has high expectations for children’s behaviour
can display good interpersonal and communication skills and work as part of an early year’s team
We can offer:
a positive and caring school community with a strong Catholic ethos, with close links to the parish and local community
well behaved and enthusiastic children who are eager to learn
supportive and hardworking colleagues
well-resourced indoor & outdoor learning environments
a commitment to on-going professional development, including a strong local Catholic Cluster, with regular EYFS networking opportunities
the opportunity to work in an outstanding school and develop your career with an outstanding team of staff (Ofsted March 2018)
supportive Governors, parents and colleagues
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed; please contact the school office to make an appointment, Covid-19 arrangements will be in place.
Applications must be made on the correct CES application form. Application packs can be requested from: firstname.lastname@example.org
This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This position is subject to satisfactory references, Enhanced Disclosure checks under the “Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974”, medical check, evidence of qualifications, plus verification of the right to work in the UK.
Closing date: Wednesday 23rd June 2021 (10am)
Interviews: Wednesday 30th June 2021