Level 1 Teaching Assistant




Hardwick Green Primary Academy

Job Categories:

Teaching Assistant Level 1

Job Type:

Fixed Term 31st August 2017

Hours of work:     33.5 hours per week term time (195 days) Monday – Friday



We are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant who is highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed to developing children to achieve their full potential. Working as part of a team your duties will include assisting and supporting pupils in intervention programs, 1 to 1 and small group work; working with pupils with special educational needs, assist with the evaluation of learning activities at appropriate levels and; maintain a purposeful, orderly and supportive environment.

We need someone who:

  • Enjoys working with children and has high expectations of them

  • Is reliable

  • Has experience of working in a team

  • Has good communication skills

  • Has experience of working in either a child care or school setting

  • Is an active person and is willing to engage with the children through initiating and playing games over a lunchtime period.

We can offer you:

  • A friendly working environment

  • Fantastic, polite and well behaved children

  • A supportive staff team                             

Hardwick Green Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All ID and qualification checks will be made prior to appointment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service check and Disqualification by Association Disclosure.

For more information, please contact:

Michelle White – SEN Co-ordinator

Helen Stuart – Academy Business Manager


Closing Date: 7th November 2017

Shortlisting: 9th November 2017

Interview Date: TBC