KS2 Teaching Assistant – Valley Road Academy
IRIS Learning Trust
21575-21968 pro rata
26th Jun 2023
Valley Road Academy
Corporation Road, Sunderland.
Tel – 0191 5002999
Vacancy for Teaching Assistant
Scale Point 5 – 6
£21,575 – £21,968 pro rata
Depending on length of service and experience
Term Time only
35 hours per week
To start in September 2023
Local Academy Councillors at Valley Road Academy, which is part of the IRIS Learning Trust, are seeking to appoint an experienced Teaching Assistant to work with our children. The post will be initially based in Upper Key Stage 2 – Year 5 or 6. The ideal candidate will already have experience as a Teaching Assistant, and have a qualification in teaching and learning to at least NVQ Level 2 or equivalent.
The successful applicant must be an outstanding, caring and effective practitioner with high expectations for all children and themselves. A secure knowledge of the National Curriculum is essential, as well as recent experience delivering interventions groups to secure good progress for all pupils.
The ideal candidate must have a commitment to their own professional development and the best interests of the academy in mind at all times.
Application packs are available from Joanne Curtis on 0191 5002999 or via e mail – firstname.lastname@example.org Please return your completed application forms to Joanne Curtis at the above address by 12 noon Monday 26th June 2023. This post is subject to a successful DBS check and suitable references. Shortlisted candidates will need to complete a criminal record self-declaration form and a social media check will be carried out.
Valley Road Academy 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. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Closing Date – Monday 26th June 2023 – 12 noon
Shortlisting – Monday 26th June 2023- 1:00 p.m.
Interviews – Thursday 29th June 2023
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