KS2 Teaching Assistant

  • Contract type - Permanent, term-time only + 5 days, 32.5 hours per week
  • Salary range - NJC Scale point 7 - 11 (£20,092 - £21,748) FTE | £15,027 - £16,265 pro rata [Pay award pending]
  • Location - Co-op Academy Beckfield
  • Closing date - September 20, 2021

We’re looking for a KS2 Teaching Assistant to join our team!

As a Teaching Assistant you will work with a wide range of class teachers to deliver excellent teaching and learning. You will coach children on a 1:1 or group basis as well as accompanying groups on trips and supporting assessment and evidencing learning.

You’ll do all this whilst capturing the spirit of our vision and values and role-modelling exceptional professional behaviours. How and why you do things matters greatly to us, as does your ability to use your initiative, work independently and demonstrate ambition and integrity.

Beckfield is a school which is at the heart of the community and our significant improvements have made us Bradford School of The Year 2021.

Permanent | Term-time only + 5 days |  32.5 hours per week | Required September 2021

NJC Scale point 7 – 11 (£20,092 – £21,748) FTE |  £15,027 – £16,265 pro rata [Pay award pending]

Why us?

What our team does really counts. And we offer a wide range of benefits and rewards to recognise the part you play in our success. Whether they benefit your finances, your well-being, or your family, in or outside work. From career progression and working and making a difference within your local community, to a whole range of financial discounts and benefits, working at Co-op Academies Trust isn’t just your everyday job.

Benefits include:

  • We will be committed to developing your continuing professional development
  • Local government pension scheme and recognised continuous service
  • Co-operative flexible benefits, including cycle to work and 10% Co-op discount
  • Co-operative credit union
  • Health-care cash-back scheme
  • Discounted gym membership and leisure activities
  • 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme
  • Season ticket and rental deposit loans

Further information about the school and role please visit our website: https://beckfield.coopacademies.co.uk/ and for further information about Co-op Academies Trust please visit the Trust website here: https://www.coopacademies.co.uk/

Closing date for applications – Monday 20th September

Interviews – to be confirmed 

How to apply

The Co-op Academies Trust operates blind shortlisting as part of its recruitment process to ensure a fair and rigorous process. Please complete PARTA and PARTB application forms attached on our website and email back to suzy.zito@coopacademies.co.uk before 3pm on Monday 20th September.

Co-op Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. This role is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, and NCTL checks, and the Childcare Disqualification Regulations are also applicable. Please contact us if you require further details of any of these requirement

We value variety and individual differences, and aim to create a culture, environment and practices at all levels which encompass acceptance, respect and inclusion. All our colleagues are expected to demonstrate a commitment to co-operative values and principles, and the Ways of Being Co-op.

Co-op Academies Trust as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority. This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf.


To submit applications, please email suzy.zito@coopacademies.co.uk.

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