Job Opportunities

Non-teaching Vacancy - Teaching Assistant Level 2

Post: Teaching Assistant Level 2

Location: Woodthorpe Community Primary School

Pay scale: NJC Grade 3, Point 5 to 6, currently £19,650 to £20,043 gross per annum pro rata

Contract: Full time, Permanent, 32.5 hours per week x term time (39 weeks)

Actual Annual Salary: £14,763 to £15,058

Start date: 1st September 2022

Job Description

Minerva Learning Trust is an expanding Sheffield based multi-academy Trust with a vision of providing outstanding education for all the students within our schools. The Trust is passionate that all students should see their time at school as happy and fulfilling with their potential developed to the utmost.

We are seeking to appoint a Level 2 Teaching Assistant. The successful candidate will be responsible for the supervising and providing particular support for students, including those with special needs, ensuring their safety and access to learning activities. We are looking for someone who can work as part of a team to ensure the highest delivery of service. Experience in Foundation Stage or Key Stage 1 would be an advantage but isn't essential. The successful candidate will join an exceptional team of support staff. Teamwork and the community are at the heart of what we do.

If you have the passion to be a key part of the Support for Learning team, are able to positively contribute to our ethos and have the drive to make a difference for our school, we would like to hear from you. Candidates are encouraged to visit the school or have an informal discussion about the role with the headteacher. Arrangements for this can be made by contacting Sarah Brown on 0114 2399167 or via email

The closing date is 9am on Thursday 07 July 2022 and interviews will take place on Thursday 14 July 2022.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Please ensure that you do not fill in a Sheffield City Council application form in respect of this vacancy, ONLY MINERVA LEARNING TRUST APPLICATION FORMS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

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