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Kanes Hill Primary School

Teaching Assistant (Upper KS2) - Fixed Term

From £20,088 - £23,111 pa pro rata, depending upon experience





We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated Teaching Assistant to join our hardworking team. The post will involve working in partnership with the class teacher, supporting groups of children in the classroom and delivering planned learning to groups or individuals.


The successful candidate will:

  • Demonstrate good communication skills and empathy with children
  • Be enthusiastic, well-motivated and fully willing to support school life
  • Be able to work flexibly, independently and proactively
  • Clearly understand confidentiality, safety and safeguarding in a school setting
  • Be caring, patient and have good communication skills
  • Be self-reflective, have a willingness to learn and demonstrate initiative
  • Understand challenging behaviour and be able to support children with emotional needs
  • Be passionate about contributing to a culture of high expectations
  • Be someone who enjoys working with children and who models the values of patience, respect and inclusion
  • Be required to provide accurate records and daily feedback to teachers and parents
  • Be a team player
  • Be able to support learning in line with the primary curriculum, particularly EYFS and KS1
  • Be able to work with staff from other educational settings and outside agencies
  • Have a minimum of Grade C at GCSE English and Maths, or equivalent qualification


We are a friendly, supportive and hard- working team and the successful applicants would be warmly welcomed into our school community and able to access our ongoing staff development.


The school has a strong ethos of inclusivity and liaises closely with Southampton Advisory Outreach Service and a range of other agencies to provide advice and resources to effectively support individual pupils.


To apply please complete our application form and return to hr@ilpartnership.org by midday on 23rd November 2018.


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role requires an enhanced DBS.


Closing Date: 23rd November 2018, 12pm Noon

Interview Date:  29th November 2018

Blackfield Primary School

Graduate Learning Support Assistant

Fixed Term to 31st July 2019



Blackfield Primary School is a member of a multi-academy trust, The Inspire Learning Partnership, and benefits from the many opportunities being part of this Trust offers to all its staff and pupils.

The Board of Trustees is seeking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic graduate assistant to support learning in the classroom. There will also be a requirement for some support during break times (including lunchtime duties) and opportunities to offer extra-curricular activities. This would be excellent experience for someone considering applying for a School Direct Place. Blackfield Primary School is an innovative, supportive school and has a proven track record for growing future teachers and leaders. The successful candidate will join an inspirational and passionate team of staff who are committed to achieving excellence for all pupils.

The successful candidate will be a Graduate and expected to demonstrate:

  • A good model of spoken English
  • Good ICT skills
  • An enthusiasm to learn
  • A warm and caring individual who truly puts the children first.
  1. you have?
  • A sunny disposition and a friendly smile?
  • A desire to help children succeed?
  • Good literacy and numeracy skills?
  • An ability to work as part of a team?

If you are interested, then we would love to hear from you and give you the opportunity to join our dynamic, forward thinking and successful Trust.

We can offer

Ø The opportunity to work in a school which benefits from being part of a multi-academy trust.

Ø Inspiring resources and ongoing training for your professional development.

Ø Excellent support as you embark on a career in education

Ø Innovative staff with subject specialism across the entire curriculum

Ø Enthusiastic children

Ø Over a week of extra school holidays

This is an exciting opportunity for anyone looking at a fulfilling career in teaching. We are keen to support our future teachers, what can you offer?


You can download an application pack from our website: www.blackfield.hants.sch.uk. If you have any queries please call the school on 023 8089 3132 or t.sasso@ilpbs.org for further information.


Closing date: Monday 12th November

Interviews: Friday 15th November