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Enhanced Teaching Assistant

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Term-time only (Temporary)
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
11/06/2020 23:59
£19,554 - £21,589 pro rata
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Andrew's Primary School

Job details 

Closing date:
11 Jun

Further information

Temporary Enhanced Teaching Assistant required from 1st September 2020

St. Andrew’s Primary School Headteacher and Governors wish to appoint an enthusiastic and caring Teaching Assistant who will, primarily, work with children with Special Educational Needs within the Early Years setting.

The successful applicant must have experience and relevant qualifications to work both in the Early Years and with working with children with a range of SEN needs. They must have a solid understanding of the Development Matters documentation and be able to use this in their everyday practice to plan and review learning opportunities for our youngest of pupils. The applicant must also be able to work with other professionals and follow recommendations and guidance to support individuals.
The successful applicant would be joining an already ambitious and supportive Early Years team as well as being part of the wider St. Andrew’s Primary School family.

The Governors are committed to safeguarding and safe recruitment, and promoting the welfare of children. Any offer of employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check; completion of a Disqualification by Association declaration form in accordance with the Childcare Disqualifications Regulations 2009; receipt of satisfactory supporting references; evidence of essential qualifications; a pre-employment Health Check and evidence of the Right to Work in the UK.

We are not offering tours of the school before application closing date. however if you would like a to discuss the post please get in touch with a.baillie474@durhamlearning.net to arrange a date and time which is convenient for you and the Headteacher or Deputy headteacher.

Calculation of term time only pay

Standard term time only pay is calculated on the basis of the following:
• Number of ‘teaching’ weeks – 38 weeks; plus
• Public (bank) holidays – 1.6 weeks (8 days); plus
• Individual leave entitlement - 5.2 weeks (26 days) or 6.2 weeks (31 days)
Individual leave entitlement is calculated on the length of continuous service.
Employees with less than 5 years’ service will receive 26 days annual leave.
Employees with more than 5 years’ service will receive
31 days annual leave. For example:

Calculation for employees with less than 5 years’ service:
38 weeks (term time) + 26 days (annual leave) + 8 days (public holidays) = 44.8 weeks’ pay, to be paid in 12 equal monthly instalments

Calculation for employees with more than 5 years’ service:
38 weeks (term time) + 31 days (annual leave) + 8 days (public holidays) = 45.8 weeks’ pay, to be paid in 12 equal monthly instalments

This post is not open to job share

Closing date: 11th June 2020
Interview date: Potentially week commencing 15th June 2020, possibly held remotely

St Andrew’s Primary School
St Andrew’s Road
Bishop Auckland
County Durham
DL14 6RY

Tel: 01388 605 358 / 07850766684
Email: standrews@durhamlearning.net
Website: http://www.st-andrews-pri.durham.sch.uk/

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