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Reception Teaching Assistant

Vacancy Summary
Parsonage Farm Primary School
Grade 1/2 Points 1-5 + TA2 allowance
Parsonage Farm Primary School
Working Pattern:
Term Time
26.25 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
20/11/2019 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Parsonage Farm Primary School

Farm Road, Rainham, Essex RM13 9JU

Tel: 01708 555186


Head Teacher: Mr R Abrahall


Permanent Reception Teaching Assistant required for January 2020

Hours: 26.25 hours per week x 38 weeks per year (8.45am-12.00pm, 1.10pm - 3.10pm)

Grade: Grade 1/2 points 1-5 plus TA2 Allowance

Salary: £12,116 - £13,013 actual salary + £235 TA2 Allowance per annum


Parsonage Farm Primary is held in high regard within the local community and we are seeking a Teaching Assistant to support one of our Reception classes. 

We follow the Read Write Inc phonics scheme and our Teaching Assistants are fully involved in the teaching of phonics and reading. 

The post involves supporting a class of Reception children with their learning both in the classroom and outside in the outdoor classroom. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed applicant who has:

  • experience of working with children (essential)
  • English and Maths Grade C GCSE or equivalent (essential)
  • relevant teaching assistant qualifications (desirable)
  • knowledge and understanding of Read Write Inc. (desirable)

At Parsonage Farm we offer:

  • enthusiastic and supportive staff
  • an excellent school ethos
  • polite, happy and well behaved children


Please note that applicants should carefully identify how their attributes and experience match the job description when completing their supporting statement.

Please apply online.

Closing date for applications:       Wednesday 20th November 2019 (midday)

Interviews (First Round):              Thursday 28th November 2019

Interviews (Second Round):         Thursday 5th December 2019


This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful candidate will be expected to undertake an enhanced disclosure.

Equal Opportunities
We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.

Havering Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The protection of our students from abuse is the responsibility of all staff within our school, superseding any other considerations.

Havering Schools comply with the Department for Education ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ (September 2018) guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure. Having a criminal record will not necessarily debar you from obtaining a position with the Council
How to apply
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