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Teaching Assistant


Scale 2, spinal point 2-4 (£19,563 – £19,954 pa, FTE) £12,297 – £12,794 pa, pro rata

Furze Platt Junior School


Part Time/Term Time

27.5 hours per week • Monday to Friday, 8:45 - 3:15 (less one hour lunch break) • Fixed term contract – initially to 31 March 2022 • Start date: 7 June 2021.


12/05/2021 at 10:00



Vacancy Description

We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join our highly effective and dedicated staff.

The Teaching Assistant role will focus on class support, delivering small group in and out of class intervention programmes and working with children with special educational needs or disabilities. Experience with phonics, reading support and curriculum catch up programmes is desirable but not essential. Good Literacy and Numeracy skills are essential for this post.

If you think you have the relevent experience or the drive to try something new then please do apply.

Applicants should have the ability to relate sympathetically to all children and share our desire to see these children achieve their maximum potential.

In return we can offer you:

  • A highly supportive and friendly staff and governors.
  • An active role in contributing to the Visions and Values of the school.
  • Opportunities for Professional Development.
  • A well resourced working environment.

Please download the application documents and job accountabilities from the school website at www.furzeplattjuniorschool.co.uk

The school is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare and safety of all children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS disclosure.

Furze Platt Primary Federation is a nationally recognised Disability Confident Committed Employer.

Please apply directly to the school.

Closing date: 10am, 12 May 2021

Interviews: 17 May 2021

How to apply

Furze Platt Junior School

Part of Furze Platt Primary Federation

Oaken Grove, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 6HQ

Email: office@fpjs.org.uk • Tel: 01628 410099

Website: www.furzeplattjuniorschool.co.uk

Executive Head: Mike Wallace