Teaching Assistant in Key Stage 2 – Brancaster Church of England Primary Academy


Posted on: Thursday 23 June 2022 | Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust

Brancaster Church of England Primary Academy, Market Lane, Brancaster, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 8AB.

We are looking to appoint a level 3 qualified teaching assistant to join our Key Stage 2 class.

The post is offered at scale D points 5-6. This is £19505 – £19895 full time equivalent, depending on experience. This is a term time +1 post (39 weeks per year), Monday to Thursday for 21 hours per week. This is a permanent post.

As a teaching assistant, you will be resilient and have a broad and interesting outlook on life. Ideally, you will have a good standard of education, however the role is supportive and it is essential that your personality is nurturing. You will be willing to learn aspects of behaviour management.

Our ideal candidate will have experience of successfully supporting learning within KS2 and will display patience, enthusiasm, energy, good humour and work flexibly. Applications are especially welcome from individuals with an interest in special educational needs.

The ability to work independently and as part of our team is essential.  

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is highly motivated, committed and enthusiastic
  • Promotes a love of learning
  • Promotes Christian values, excellence in education and joyful encounters
  • Deals wisely with difficulty, creatively with challenge and with resilience through adversity
  • Sees the potential in every child
  • Has strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Is reflective and ambitious
  • Has the desire to continue their own professional development
  • Has experience of dealing with pupils with special educational needs who require clear and consistent boundaries or is willing to undertake training in these areas.

Brancaster Church of England Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and undertake a DBS check. This post comes under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations, and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations.

Closing date: Monday 4 July 2022

How to apply

Applications to be submitted either by post or email to Mrs Sharon Preston,
School Secretary at:
Brancaster Church of England Primary Academy, Market Lane, Brancaster, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE31 8AB.

Telephone: 01485 210246

Email: office@brancaster.norfolk.sch.uk

Completed applications must include details of how you meet the criteria set out in the Person Specification as well as any relevant experience that has prepared you for this job.

Please note that it is school policy to request references before an interview. The advert may be withdrawn before the closing date if an appropriate candidate is found. Please apply in good time.


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