KS1 /Early Years Teaching Assistant

Old Heath Community Primary School, Colchester

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Job Ref No. ECC2010-40S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 3 £19,264 FTE
Position Start Date: 01/09/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 05/06/2022 Midnight Date of Interviews: Thursday 9th June 2022  

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Old Heath Community Primary School is seeking to appoint a calm, positive person to support children in our Early Years class who will need additional support as they start school.

This post could be worked as a part time / job share arrangement for the right candidates.

Ideally we would like to appoint someone who

~ has experience of supporting children with language and social communication difficulties

~ shows a commitment to meeting children's needs

~ is able to work as part of a team and has good communication skills

~ shows initiative and can be flexible

~ is organised and efficient to set up systems to support learning and well being

A knowledge of supporting early phonics and maths concepts would be an advantage.

Old Heath Community Primary School is a very happy school with very hard working and polite smiley children, who love to have fun too! The same can be said for the adults!!

Ofsted Dec 2021 -

'Pupils enjoy being part of this happy,hard-working school community. Pupils care about each other'

'Pupils are keen to uphold the the school's mantra of 'tell the truth and show respect, think of others and try our best'.'

We are a popular one form entry primary school on the outskirts of Colchester town centre. Our Early Years (Reception) class has a lovely outside space to support playing and learning both inside and outside. The successful applicant will have the support of an excellent Early Years Team, lead by the Deputy Head.

The school 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.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office on01206 794334to arrange a convenient time

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Amanda Mitchelson
Old Heath C.P School, Colchester
Essex, CO2 8DD
Telephone: 01206 794334
Email: admin@oldheath.essex.sch.uk

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