Teaching assistant

Teaching Assistants for Receptions, KS1, 2 and 3

Reception, KS1, 2 or 3 – Pro rata from  £13,996 – £15,380 – depending on experience/qualifications

Term time plus 5 INSET days (32.5 hours per week)

Permanent Contract (subject to probationary period)

Starting ASAP

Application form

Job description and person specification – Level 1 TA,  LEVEL 2 TA, LEVEL 3 TA

Help us bring fun and challenge

Grove Academy is an exciting new free school that opened in September 2017 and is the first all-through school to open in Slough. We now have pupils in Reception, Years 1, 2, 3, 4, 7 and 8.
We are looking for a teaching assistant to support to work with us in either the primary or secondary phase. The successful candidate will be a happy, caring and enthusiastic person who will work closely with the class teachers to provide a supportive and exciting learning environment. You will need to demonstrate the ability to build effective relationships with pupils to support them not only in their learning but also in developing their social skills. You should have effective communication skills and a willingness to contribute to the overall ethos and aims of our school. The post is term time only, plus 5 INSET days and 32.5 hours per week including a lunch duty.

What can we offer you?

  • A great place to work where you will feel valued for your hard work.
  • CPD to further develop your skills.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has recent relevant experience of working in primary or secondary school
  • Is a proactive and flexible team player
  • Is able to use their own initiative to support children’s learning.
Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience. Details of the three grades are shown in the job descriptions.
Closing date: 2nd November 2018


If you would like to arrange a visit or if you have any questions please email jobs@groveacademy.co.uk
CVs are not accepted so please complete an application form.
Grove Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will require an enhanced DBS check.
Grove Academy is part of the SASH Education Trust, which is a charitable company limited by guarantee. Company No 07956692. Registered in England and Wales. Registered Offices: Ditton Park, Kings Reach, Slough