Teaching Assistant & Higher Level Teaching Assistant Outwood Primary Academy Darfield, Barnsley

£13,607 to £14,161
Grade 3 & Grade 8
Contract type
Working patterns
Part time
16 hours (TA) + 12.5 hours (HLTA)
Start date
01 September 2020

In line with the Government’s announcement, our academy is closed until further notice. However, we are still busily planning ahead for the forthcoming academic year and are excited about welcoming new recruits to come and join us. In place of academy based interviews, we have set up systems to ensure that alternative options are still available via skype/video conferencing wherever possible. Every effort will be made to try and accommodate any specific requirements so that no-one is at a disadvantage. Understandably, visits to the school are not possible at present, however we are really keen to ensure that you have as much information to proceed with your application as possible, so if you would like a conversation about either the academy or the position please contact Debbie Bartholomew at d.bartholomew@outwood.com who will be happy to assist.

Outwood Primary Academy Darfield is seeking a Teaching Assistant and Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join their academy.

The working pattern for this position will require the successful candidate to work as a TA during the morning periods, by supporting the teaching and learning of Maths and English, under the direction of teaching staff. Then during the afternoon, you will work as a HLTA, by working collaboratively with teaching staff to assist teachers in the whole planning cycle and management of the class.

When completing your application, please give due regard to the attached Job Description and Person Specification.

Outwood Primary Academy Darfield is located in the outskirts of Barnsley. Our school is an important part of the community and we have a strong ethos of care and nurture, we believe all children have a talent and children leave the academy with a clear sense of what that talent is and how they need to further develop that talent to succeed in the wider world.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. All offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that there is currently a job evaluation exercise being undertaken across the Trust. The salary advertised for this post is therefore subject to job evaluation and may change.

We reserve the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at 12 noon, either on the advertised closing date, or the day the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early.



Outwood Primary Academy Darfield

Snape Hill Road, Barnsley, S73 9LT

Age range
01226 753048
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