Teaching Assistant Level 2

Based at Park Lane Primary School

Grade/salary: RG3 SCP 5–11 (from £9.74 per hour). Term time only. Part time,
25 hours per week, Monday to Friday. Permanent contract (six months probationary
period). Required from September 2020. Successful candidates will normally start at
the first point of the grade to which they are appointed.
Closing date for all applicants: noon, Friday 18 September 2020.

The Governors of the Federation of Moorlands and Park Lane Primary Schoolswish to appoint a Teaching Assistant to be based at Park Lane Primary School. You may be required to work at other sites within the Federation. 

We are looking for someone who:

  • has experience of working with children within a school setting
  • is passionate about children’s learning and every child achieving their full potential
  • has lots of energy, enthusiasm and patience
  • is flexible and can work well within a team
  • has a sense of humour
  • teaching assistant NVQ an advantage
  • has a good standard of literacy, numeracy and ICT skills to GCSE/NVQ standard.

We can offer:

  • friendly and enthusiastic children who want to learn
  • a caring, happy school with a clear vision for our continued improvement
  • experienced, committed, friendly and supportive colleagues
  • high expectations of children’s achievement and behaviour.

The post holder will be required to work with individual children and groups of children, to support the class teacher and to contribute towards the evaluation and modification of work programmes as required. You will be a good communicator.

For an applicant pack please email bursar@parklane.reading.sch.uk or call 0118 937 5515. Please do not send a CV. For the purposes of Equal Opportunities we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms. Please contact the school for further information. Visits to our school are welcomed.

Closing date for all applicants: Noon, Friday 18 September 2020.
Interview date: Monday 28 September 2020.

If you have not heard from us by Wednesday 23 September 2020, please presume that on this occasion you have not been successful.

Federation of Moorlands & Park Lane Primary Schools
Executive Headteacher: Mrs Nicola Browne

Park Lane Primary School
School Road, Tilehurst, Reading RG31 5BD
T: (Juniors) 0118 937 5515

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be sought from the successful candidate. We will process personal data and sensitive personal data (also known as ‘special categories of personal data’) and criminal records data relating to you in accordance with our Data protection policy and in accordance with data protection laws.


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