Location – Royton

Hours – 15 per week

Salary – £8190-9183.88 per year

Thorp Primary school is a successful, inspirational and caring one-form entry primary and nursery school positioned at the heart of the community. Currently rated Good by Ofsted, we have aspirations to be outstanding. The governors of Thorp are currently undertaking conversion to academy status and joining “The Oak Trust for Inspirational Learning and Leadership”, a local Multi academy trust currently consisting of North Chadderton Secondary School (Fir Bank Primary School is also undertaking conversion.)

The Governors of Thorp Primary School are looking to appoint a highly motivated, hardworking and committed Teaching Assistant to enhance our key stage 2 team. You will act under supervision to implement agreed work programmes with individuals and/or groups of pupils and ideally will have previous significant experience of working as a Teaching Assistant or equivalent. Candidates should have a good understanding of current educational issues and ideally have experience of working within key stage two.

We can offer you the opportunity to work in a welcoming and supportive environment with dedicated staff and enthusiastic and friendly children.

Thorp Primary school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Staff and volunteer appointments will be subject to satisfactory pre-employment clearances and checks including a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Full Job Description

Application Form

How to Apply – Download and complete an Application Form and return to v.rutherford@thorpschool.uk 

The closing date for applications is Monday 3rd December at 12 midday, Shortlisting will take place that afternoon, and successful candidates will be informed by 4thDecember.
Interviews will be held in school on 7th December 2018.

If you feel you could make a positive contribution to our school, we would be pleased to receive an application from you. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

The Teaching Assistant will be employed by The Oak Trust, but based solely at Thorp Primary School.

Please direct enquiries to Mrs V Rutherford (Business Manager) – Thorp Primary School

Tel: 0161 823 0520

To apply for this job email your details to employoldham@oldham.gov.uk