KS2 Teaching Assistant

Katesgrove Primary School.
RG2, scale point 3–5:  £23,152 pa, pro rata FTE; £17,004 pa actual.
32.5 hours per week, 8.30am–3.30pm, term time only.
Required for September 2024.

The Kennet Federation comprises two three-form-entry schools in central Reading, educating over 1,250 primary school pupils. We are seeking to recruit an outstanding individual for the role of KS2 Teaching Assistant.

Katesgrove and Southcote are both Schools Direct Training Schools and are very supportive of staff wishing to develop future teaching careers through this programme.

Our friendly expanding school is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and self-motivated Teaching Assistant. We have a lovely, hardworking team of staff and delightful pupils who deserve the best people working with them.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a sound working knowledge of supporting young children’s learning.
  • Demonstrate good interpersonal skills with team members and parents.
  • Have previous experience of working with young children and those with behaviour issues in particular.
  • Have a good standard of spoken and written English.
  • Undertake accredited training.

If any further information is required, please contact the school on the details below. Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.

Application packs can be downloaded from the website: www.katesgroveprimaryschool.co.uk.

Applications considered on receipt.
We reserve the right to close the vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

Our schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment The appointment will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, appropriate references and health clearance. The Kennet Federation aspires to be an actively anti-racist organisation. We recognise our aspiration as ongoing, involving collective commitment and accountability. We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural diversity and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity. We encouragecandidates who share our ambition to apply, and we welcome applications from those with protected characteristics.

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The Kennet Federation
Southcote and Katesgrove Primary Schools

The Kennet Federation includes:
Southcote Primary School, Silchester Road, Southcote, Reading, Berkshire RG30 3EJ
Tel: 0118 937 5533 • www.southcoteprimary.co.uk
Katesgrove Primary School, Dorothy Street, Reading, Berks RG1 2NL
Tel: 0118 937 5490 • www.katesgroverprimaryschool.co.uk

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