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Corby Glen Community Primary School


Teaching Assistant


Corby Glen Community Primary School, Station Road, Corby Glen, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG33 4NW

Teaching Assistant – part time 25 hours and 10 minutes per week
Temporary until 19th July 2019 G3 .06 (£15806 pro rata)
Required by January 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter

Headteacher: Mrs Julia Waites NOR:116

The children, head teacher, staff and governors of Corby Glen Community Primary School are seeking to appoint an excellent teaching assistant to join our supportive, happy and enthusiastic team in moving our school forward. We are looking for someone who can challenge and inspire children to be the best they can be; someone who is able to demonstrate excellent practice and has high expectations.

We are seeking an individual who:

 preferably hold an NVQ2 certificate or above and have had experience of working with children across the primary age range
 have a good knowledge of strategies to employ to support children of varying needs and abilities
 be calm, patient and show empathy in challenging situations
 has highly effective communication skills with children, parents, colleagues and governors
 will be dedicated to school improvement and raising standards for all
 has high expectations of all our children
 thrives on working within a team
 is committed to be involved in the wider life of our village school

We can offer you;

 hardworking, well behaved and inquisitive children who are keen to learn
 small class sizes
 a positive, caring, family ethos in a lovely village environment
 a supportive, friendly school community who are ambitious for the future development of the school
 a driven and supportive governing body
 a commitment to your professional development as a teaching assistant
This post is temporary until 19th July 2019 pending the future needs of the school

To arrange a visit or request an application pack please contact Emma Jackson by emailing or by telephoning the school on (01476) 550260.
Closing date 23:59 on 13th December. Interviews week beginning 17th December.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check.

In accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 (Fluency Duty), the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

Lincolnshire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Here at Lincolnshire County Council, we want our workforce to reflect the make-up of the community we serve. Therefore we welcome all applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability. We consider ourselves to be a family friendly employer, and offer flexible working patterns.

All shortlisted candidates will need to verify their eligibility to work in the UK at interview.