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Job Ref No. ECC8822092-124S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Level 2 Points 2 to 4 £18,516 to £19,264 FTE
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Temporary
Application Close: 01/07/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: 12th July 2022 Shortlisting Starts:  07/07/2022

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Vacancy Position

Reading Assistant -

Temporary to August2023


Hamstel Junior School, Hamstel Road, Southend-on-Sea, SS2 4PQ


Level 2 Points 2 to 4 £18,516 to £19,264 pro-rata (£3,167- - £3,295 actual salary)

Start Date

Required as soon as possible

About The Role

We are looking for someone to join our team of passionate and enthusiastic Reading Assistants.

Are you a keen reader? Would you enjoy working with children to improve their reading ability and love of reading? Our team of Reading Assistants provide significant support for those children who would benefit from regular reading support in school.

Hours of work: 7.5 hours a week (1:20pm to 2:50pm), term time only.

You can find out more about the school on our website:

For further details or an application pack (if you are unable to download details and an application form), please contact Mrs Rebecca Sanderson, HR Manager, Portico Academy Trust, Ronald Hill Grove, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 2JB

Telephone: 01702 987890

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For more information and a copy of our Child Protection Policy please visit our Portico Academy Trust website/policies.

Closing date: 1st July 2022 at midday

Interviews: 12th July 2022

Information about the School

Hamstel Junior School is part of Portico Academy Trust.

Portico Academy Trust aspires to be at the heart of the local communities it serves. We aim to deliver to local families an excellent primary education and create new opportunities for our pupils.

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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Contact Information

Jenni Openshaw
Hamstel Road, Southend-on-Sea
Essex, SS2 4PQ
Telephone: 01702 987890

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