About the role

We are looking for an effective Teaching Assistant to join our support staff team to work 1-1 with a pupil in KS2. This would be until July 2020, although there may be the opportunity to extend this.

Manland is a popular primary school with a highly inclusive ethos. Colleagues work with enthusiasm to ensure that children have an enjoyable primary school education whilst aiming for high standards in all aspects of our pupils’ learning.  The successful candidate will join well-motivated children in a happy school community, will work with talented colleagues and will have the support of an effective governing body. 

The start date for the successful candidate would be September 2019 or as soon as possible, and the days will be Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 8.50-3.15pm.  

The priorities for the successful candidate will be:

  • to support the learning of all pupils
  • to be willing to learn and grow in collaboration with others
  • to have a positive outlook and an enthusiastic attitude
  • to be committed to the safeguarding and welfare of all pupils

As a school, we keenly promote staff development and are able to offer the successful candidate high quality learning opportunities in a supportive community.

 Visits to the school are encouraged; please call the school office to arrange.

At Manland Primary School, we have a strong commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  All successful candidates will be required to undertake a criminal record check.  References will be taken up as part of the recruitment process.  Please ensure that referees’ details are complete including the name of their school or business if appropriate. 

We look forward to hearing from you.

Please note, we reserve the right to interview and appoint before the closing date. Apply early to avoid disappointment.


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Contact details

Manland Primary School , Headteacher
Sauncey Avenue Harpenden
Hertfordshire AL5 4QW

Telephone: 01582 713452
Fax: 01582 715938
Email: admin@manland.herts.sch.uk
Website: www.manland.herts.sch.uk