Teaching Assistant (Level 3) - Millbrook Primary School

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Grainger Drive, Leegomery, Telford, TF1 6UJ
NJC Scale 3, Spinal Point 5 (£10.01 per hour)
10 Jun 2021
16 Jun 2021
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Teaching Assistant (Level 3) - Millbrook Primary School

Term Time only; 15 hours per week (Fixed Term for the academic year)
NJC Scale 3, Spinal Point 5 - £10.01 per hour

Required from 1st September 2021


We are looking for an enthusiastic and experienced colleague to join our team who can understand and speak Polish. You will primarily work alongside the EAL coordinator and class teachers to support the language acquisition of pupils who have EAL. You will also aid communication between school and parents/carers by providing support with translation at parent/carers consultations. You may also be required to support making phone calls and writing letters.  

We can offer you:

  • A strong school ethos that encourages positive attitudes to learning and behaviour.
  • Strong relationships across and throughout the school.
  • The opportunity to strengthen links with our parents/carers and wider community.
  • A diverse school community with a focus of inclusivity at its heart.
  • An enthusiastic and committed team of staff that strive for the best outcomes for all pupils.
  • Caring and enthusiastic pupils who are motivated to learn and thrive.
  • A supportive and knowledgeable Governing body.
  • Support in your career progression.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has passion for inclusion, diversion and equality.
  • Is an outstanding communicator.
  • Is a person of humanity, who demonstrates professionalism and presence. We value people who show independence of thought and creativity, whilst maintaining the highest standards of integrity.
  • Has excellent organisational skills.
  • Has the ability to inspire, challenge, motivate and empower pupils and individuals to achieve excellence.
  • Has a dynamic and enthusiastic approach with excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Makes excellent relationships with pupils, colleagues and parents/carers alike.
  • Can use initiative when working independently, but also works effectively as part of a team.
  • Has high levels of empathy and compassion.

You will need a good general standard of education including GCSE English and Maths equivalent to Grade C or 4 and NVQ Level 3 minimum. Experience of working in a school setting is essential.

If you would like to arrange a visit to the school, please contact Tricia Gurney, School Business Manager on 01952 387640 or email your request to tricia.gurney@taw.org.uk.  

To Apply

Application forms and further details are available by clicking on links below or directly from the school. Sorry but CV’s will not be accepted. In your letter of application, please outline within 2 pages of A4, how you are suitably qualified and experienced for the role. Please include details on your experience to date, your educational philosophy, languages you are fluent in and why you want to work at Millbrook Primary School and Nursery. All completed application forms should be emailed to millbrook.recruitme@taw.org.uk. The appointment will be subject to stringent vetting checks including an enhanced DBS clearance for the successful applicant. We are committed to equality and diversity.

Closing Date:       Noon – Wednesday 16th June 2021

Interview Date:    Monday 21st June 2021

Supporting documents
20201130 Final Comm & VC Schools Application Form.doc
EAL TA Details L3 Sept 2021.doc
TA Level 3 Supporting Learning JD and PS.pdf

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