Early Years Teaching Assistant: Level 3

Job Roles:
Teaching Assistant
Organisation Type:
Primary Education
Primary School/Academy
Contract Type:
Full Time
Subject Area:
Early Learning/Child Care
Contract Term:
Salary Description:
Grade 2 (Outer London): £19,896-£19,935 (FTE)
10th Oct 2018
Start Date:
Harris Federation
Job Ref:

We are looking for an inspiring and talented Level 3 Teaching Assistant to support our Early Years team. The role will include responsibilities including supporting children’s learning, undertaking playground duties, preparing resources and assisting the class teacher. You will be expected to uphold the policies of the school and support the school ethos.

What we are looking for:

Teaching Assistant qualification to Level 3 (essential)

A commitment to the highest achievement for all

A resourceful and enthusiastic educationalist

At least six months' experience of working with children in a primary school or a similar setting

A good team player who is proactive and able to act on their own initiative

Strong and confident use of ICT, as well as the ability to read and write fluently and confident in maths.

As an employee with the Harris Federation, you will receive a generous benefits package, including performance and loyalty bonus, pension scheme (LGPS), Harris wellbeing cash plan and additional Harris benefits.

About Harris Primary Academy Coleraine Park

Harris Primary Academy Coleraine Park is in the heart of Tottenham, serving a diverse inner city community celebrating a wealth of language and cultures. Our vision of high expectations, creative learning, and mastery of teaching secured not only an outstanding Ofsted grade in July 2014 but also progress significantly above average in reading, writing and maths.

Why work at Harris Primary Academy Coleraine Park?

A supportive environment of excellent teachers and support staff

Outstanding training opportunities for rapid development, particularly in science in 2017/8 including team teaching with an astrophysicist in all year groups.

Opportunities for leadership - including 2-year middle and senior leadership programmes, and British Council overseas partnerships

Enthusiastic, well behaved and motivated pupils

A creative, enriched curriculum where science, ICT and arts matter

Outstanding progress and outcomes for all children

Excellent facilities and resources for staff and pupils (all staff have their own iPad)
For a full job description and person specification, please download the Candidate Information Pack.

For more information, or to arrange a visit or a confidential discussion with the Principal, please contact the academy on 020 8808 2045 or info@harrisprimarycolerainepark.org.uk.

The Harris Federation offers exceptional opportunities for personal and professional development. No matter what stage you are at or what job you do, we will support and develop your skills, with our Teaching School delivering outstanding courses for staff at every level.

As part of Harris, you will have the opportunity to progress within a close regional network, with regular opportunities for promotion available both within the academy and across the Federation.

We have a highly experienced team of leaders, including executive principals, mentors and subject specialists, all committed to supporting your career and developing your skills.

Please note: academies may hold interviews as and when applications are received, and this job may be withdrawn at any point without notice. You will still be able to add information until the closing date, but you will not be able to submit your application. With this in mind, you are encouraged to apply as early as possible.

Harris academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. In line with our commitments to safeguarding, the Harris Federation uses preferred agencies and is unable to work with any agencies where Terms of Business have not been agreed by both parties prior to an engagement.

Closing Date:
Contact Details:
Harris Federation
Tel: 020 8253 7777
Contact: Recruitment

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