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Phoenix Infant Academy

Teaching assistant

Teaching Assistant

Term Time Only, 32.5 hours per week

Monday to Friday 8.30am to 3.30pm

Level 3: £17,754 - £18,329 Actual Salary

Start Date: ASAP

We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant with the ability to support children across the curriculum. We have been recently recognised for our effectiveness in supporting staff to reach their potential.

You should have: 

  • Good language, literacy, numeracy and IT skills 
  • Good communication skills and a commitment to equal opportunities 
  • A willingness to learn new things and an open mind with children best interest at heart.

In return for that commitment, we offer a collaborative culture of respect and mutual trust, within which learning support assistants are genuinely recognised and valued.

What’s more, we offer a great range of benefits including a forward-thinking Employee Assistance Programme, Medicash Plan, Wider Wallet benefits hub, Cycle to Work and Eyecare Vouchers.

If you have a growth mindset and want to help children take the first steps towards a bright future, please apply for this post now by visiting

If you have any questions please contact Allison Worley, Human Resources Manager, for and behalf of The Thames Learning Trust on 07841 921958 or

Applications will not be considered without a completed application form and will be considered when received.

Safeguarding Recruitment Statement PIA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure including child barred list check, qualifications and reference checks.


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