Staff Vacancies

Teaching Assistant 1:1

We are looking to appoint a calm, committed and engaging Teaching Assistant to work providing 1:1 support to a Year 5 child with ASC and a Year 1 child with ASC. This is a full-time post (32.5 hours) term-time only plus five training days.

Level 2 Points 10 – 16 £15, 613 - £17, 419
Required by January 29 2018 or asap after this date

The successful candidate will be expected to work alongside the class teacher to encourage and support the pupils in their learning in their respective classrooms. The successful candidates should ideally hold the NVQ Level 2. Previous experience of working with children in a similar role would be desirable.

Further information about the school can be found on the school website,
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged, please contact Mrs Kim Loi, Office Manager, telephone 01234 720346 or email to arrange a visit.

Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 22 January 2018
Interviews: Thursday 24 January 2018

Please return your application form to Abbi McMurdy, HR Assistant by 12 noon on Monday 22 January 2018. Please see forms below.

Harrold Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants will undergo appropriate child protection screening including checks with past employers, the Disclosure and Barring Service and the list of those prohibited from teaching or working within the profession.


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Harrold Primary School is a very happy, caring and supportive school. We have a great team of teachers and support staff that work really hard to ensure that all the children make good progress. Our vision is that every child has the right to an high quality of learning, where they are treated with respect in a safe learning environment. We strive to ensure that children reach their full potential, and are well-equipped for when they leave Harrold, and are able to continue achieving throughout secondary school.

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