Rockingham Primary School is now recruiting for an experienced Teaching Assistant.
This is an exciting opportunity to join our thriving school and help us to provide the pupils with a World Class education. This is a fixed term post with the view to becoming permanent for the right candidate. Please book an appointment to come and meet our fantastic children. We look forward to meeting you soon!
Providing our young people access to a world-class education and enrichment experiences is what drives us. Our students benefit from a wealth of opportunities to develop, learn and lead. From the classroom, to cultural visits, sports, music and arts and engaging with our local communities, the rich and varied experiences we create help fuel ambition and unlock potential. The education and experiences equips our young people with the leadership skills, team spirit, resilience and confidence to become outstanding citizens.
We work alongside outstanding organisations and individuals who are happy to share their expertise and skills in supporting the Trust’s vision, to give children better life chances through access to the best education and support we can give them.
About the role
Please see attached job description
About our Academy
Rockingham Primary is on an exciting journey. Currently rated “Good” by Ofsted, our rapidly improved outcomes reflect the school’s commitment to providing our pupils with a World Class Education.
Our close-knit team work hard to ensure every child at Rockingham has the opportunity to fulfil their individual potential. We would love you to come and visit us and see our fantastic pupils first hand. We look forward to welcoming you.
Salary & Benefits
NJC 10 £16,863 FTE/ £11,955.95 pro rata - NJC 12 (£17,173 FTE/ £12,175.74 pro rata)
30 hours per week/ 39 weeks per year
Access to Teachers/Local Government Pension Scheme.
Who we are looking for
Please see attached job description
About The David Ross Education Trust
The David Ross Education Trust (DRET) has grown to a network of 34 academies, incorporating primary, secondary and grammar, and special schools. We employ over 2000 people with the primary focus of raising the standards of education for 13,000 young people. Whatever your role, you should know you are contributing to achieving our vision of inspiring the next generation of young people to be the best they can in whatever they choose. Our aim is to be the country’s leading academy chain, committed to delivering the highest educational standards alongside an unrivalled package of sporting and cultural enrichment, including events such as the DRET Spring, Summer and Winter Cups, Music Cup, volunteering trips abroad, and regular trips/visits throughout the year.
We are incredibly lucky to be able to work alongside outstanding organisations and individuals who are happy to share their expertise and skills in supporting the David Ross Foundation's vision to give children better life chances through access to the best education and support we can give them.
While each academy is unique, we share common goals, aspirations, values and methods that enable us to work collaboratively and collectively to achieve our mission. We operate regional hubs, whereby academies work with other schools who are part of the Trust so we can share skills and knowledge, allowing them to benefit and learn from each other. We offer high quality programmes for CPD and Leadership Development delivered through our Teaching School Alliance to support our practitioners to deliver high quality teaching and learning across our academies.
To complete our application form, please click on ‘apply for job’. Please note we do not accept CVs without a completed application form.
Rockingham Academy is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.