Please click here to find out more about this role – Teaching Assistant – PPA (1)

At Pendle Primary Academy, we pride ourselves on being an inclusive school in which all children are enabled to thrive and succeed regardless of need, which is why we are excited to be able to offer an opportunity for the right candidate to join our team as a level 3 teaching assistant, working initially in Key Stage 2 to support teachers in ensuring that children are offered the best possible education.

Working alongside our existing Key Stage 2 team, the successful candidate will be responsible for supporting teachers in curriculum delivery, as well as covering classes where required, delivering lessons planned by the teacher.

The ideal candidate will be a passionate and dynamic practitioner with previous experience of supporting children in Key Stage 2. With a focus on team work and sharing good practice, they will be committed to their own continuous professional development in order to continuously improve the educational offer for children at Pendle Primary Academy.

Specific duties will include:

• Supporting classroom teachers to deliver the curriculum to all children, including those with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) and Education and Health Care Plans (EHCPs).

• Covering classes where the teacher is unavailable, delivering lessons which have been planned for by a teacher or other appropriate member of staff.

Salary – Grade 6, £19,650 to £22,523 after pro-rata calculations (at 32.25 hours per week), dependent on experience (FTE salary is £25,979 – £29,777).

Role Details – 32.25 hours per week. Temporary for 1 year in the first instance.

Required – 1st September 2024

Closing Date: 12th July 2024, 9am

Shortlisting: 12th July 2024

Interview Date: 19th July 2024

To apply for this role, please click on the apply button on the right to complete the online application form or download the form below and return to hr@pendleeducationtrust.co.uk