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Teaching Assistant and Learning Support Assistant


Start Date: 1st September 2022 – Currently Fixed Term 1 Year.

Salary:  £9,170 - £10,041  Based on FTE : £22,759 - £24,920 FTE

Hours : Both posts are 17.5 hours per week, mornings only, term time only.


Valentine Primary School is a large primary school on the east side of the City. We are passionate about the care and education of 672 children from a socially diverse community.


Our staff work as a team to teach through an exciting curriculum, utilising our amazing school grounds, to excite and motivate children.  We are an inclusive school that works in partnership with parents and other schools.We have a team of staff who support each other.


We are seeking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to work mornings only in KS2 and a Learning Support Assistant to work with a child with SEND in Year 2. Both jobs are temporary for the academic year so will currenlty end in July 2023.


You need to be an enthusiastic professional who is able to work with the class teacher to support children of all abilities in their learning or support a child with an EHCP. Training can be provided for the right candiate and it may be possible to provide the apprenticeship route.


NVQ 3 (or equivalent) in a relevant childcare or teaching assistant qualification would be an advantage.  You must have a good standard of literacy and numeracy.  


Visits to the school are positively welcomed.


If you feel this exciting opportunity is for you  please email for an application pack or you are very welcome to call into school to collect one. 


Closing Date:Midday Friday 15th July 2022

Interviews: Tuesday 19th July 2022