Teaching Assistant & MDSA posts

We are currently looking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated Teaching Assistant and MDSA.
The post is:
  • Temporary fixed term to begin in January 2020 (or sooner if possible) to July 2020.
  • Pay: Teaching Assistant - Grade D4 (£9.55 per hour); MDSA - Grade B1 (£9.00 per hour)
  • Hours of work: TA post - 22 hours per week (term time only - 38 weeks per year); MDSA - 2 hours 40 minutes per week (term time only - 38 weeks per year).
This is a fantastic opportunity to join our happy and caring school where the staff are dedicated to creating a great place for children to thrive and learn. Dilton Marsh Church of England Primary School is a popular village school in the charming village of Dilton Marsh on the Wiltshire/Somerset border between Bath and Salisbury. Dilton Marsh C of E Primary School is part of the Acorn Education Trust and as such gives the opportunity to work effectively with other school sin the Trust.
We would be pleased to hear from you if you:
  • Have recent experience working with children
  • Are calm, patient, adaptable and organised
  • Are a good team player
  • Have appropriate NVQ qualification, or equivalent and grace 'C' or above in GCSE English and Maths
Mid-day Supervisory Assistant (MDSA)
This role will be in conjunction with the Teaching Assistant role. You should have good communication skills to be able to deal with younger children effectively and, on occasion, parents and other visitors to the school. You will be responsible, under the direction of the Senior MDSA or other designated person, for securing the safety, welfare and good conduct of pupils during the midday break period in accordance with the practices and procedures of the school and Academy Trust. You must be able to work with a variety of staff, in a school setting, build good relationships, and be organised, consistent with a positive "can-do" attitude. We are looking for someone who is very much a team player, willing to work alongside colleagues in a flexible and co-operative way.
For further information or to arrange a visit, please phone Steph Coleman (School Administrator) at the school. Tel: 01373 822902 or email: sc@diltonmarsh.wilts.sch.uk
Information and application forms are available via the links below.
Closing date for applications - 12 noon Friday, 8th November 2019
Interviews  - w/beg 11th November 2019
As part of the Acorn Education Trust, Dilton Marsh Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applications will be subject to a full Disclosure And Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.