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Job Ref No. ECC2549-45S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 5 pt 8-11
Position Start Date: 01/09/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 24/06/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: 27/28th June 2022  

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Galleywood Infant School

Barnard Road, Galleywood, Essex, CM2 8RR

Tel: 01245 472686 email:

Learning Mentor

Scale 5, Point 8

Required September 2022

We are looking to appoint an experienced teaching assistant or HLTA to join our team of learning support staff for 31.25 hrs a week from September 2022. (6.25hrs Mon-Fri)

The successful candidate will be based in Foundation Stage and Year 1 leading learning for groups of children and individuals under the direction of the class teachers and SENCo with some occasional whole class cover.

The successful candidate will:

· Be passionate about developing a love of learning within each child

· Have a calm, positive and approachable manner and work well in a team

· Have knowledge and skills to work successfully within Foundation Stage and Yr1, and to further develop our successful and established nurture group setting

· Have high expectations for children's behaviour and a good understanding of positive behaviour management strategies

· Work confidently with parents, encouraging and enabling them to support their child's learning and to prioritise good attendance

· Work with SLT and outside agencies to support children's emotional wellbeing

Visits are warmly welcomed- our children and staff would love to meet you!

Closing date: Noon on Friday 24th June 2022

Interviews: Monday 27th or Tuesday 28th June 2022

Galleywood Infant School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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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Sarah Manning
Barnard Road
Galleywood, Chelmsford
Essex, CM2 8RR
Telephone: 01245 472686

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