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Job Summary

Job Type
Teaching Assistant
Contract Type
Part Time
Contract Term
Start Date
September 2021
Scale D, Point 5-6 10.01 - 10.21/hour (19,312 - 19,698/year FTE, based on a 37hr week please note that the salary is pro rata)
Closing Date

Pupil Specific Teaching Assistant

Gaywood Primary School


If you are someone who believes that all pupils regardless of their personal circumstances can excel and you have the ability to set high expectations in order to motivate and inspire our young people, then this job is for you.
We are seeking to appoint two high quality and proactive pupil specific teaching assistants to join our dedicated and friendly team. 
 * KS2 child with specific physical disabilities.  Female required, to support with accessing     learning and personal care.  A sense of humour and caring nature is essential.
 * KS1 child with ASD.  A calm and patient person is required to support the learning and       social and emotional needs.
Under the direction/instruction of teaching/senior staff, work with a child 1-1 to supervise their physical and general care.  Support access to learning for them using a wide range of resources and work closely with the Class Teacher to enable the child to fully access the curriculum. To be able to promote positive play and work experiences and help them to be more independent.
28.75hrs/week, 39 weeks/year (term time +1) 
For a job description, person specification and application form please see attached documents.
West Norfolk Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.

How to Apply

Visits or an informal discussion are welcome in the first instance. To arrange, please email or call 01553 773393
To apply please complete an application form (this is in 3 parts - all of which need completing - see the application guidance notes for more information) and email this to:
Alternatively post your application to the HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, c/o Springwood High School, Queensway, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AW.
Please note that we reserve the right to close this vacancy early should a viable field be met before the application closing date. Potential applicants are therefore advised to submit their application form as soon as possible for consideration.

Closing Date for Applications: 16-Jul-2021

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Employer Information

Employer Type
Primary schools
Mr Neil Mindham
Age Range
Field Lane
Kings Lynn
PE30 4AY
01553 774147
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Gaywood Primary School

Primary School of the West Norfolk Academies Trust

Gaywood Primary School is a two-form entry school that caters for children from the age of four to eleven years of age. At present, there are 417 children on roll. We have fourteen classrooms, lots of computing equipment, a music mobile, recently refurbished library, two large halls, intervention rooms and a childrens kitchen! Gaywood Primary School is set in spacious grounds with two playgrounds and a large playing field.

Gaywood Primary is a proud to be part of the West Norfolk Academies Trust (WNAT) comprising of seven local primary schools and four high schools.