Would you like to work at Atam Academy? Do you know anyone who might be a good member of our school team?

Hours: 40 hours per week, term time + one week (39 weeks per year)  Job start: Monday 4th September 2017.

Atam Academy is a free school, which opened in September 2016 in the Barley Lane area of Ilford. The school is a Sikh faith school which welcomes pupils of all faiths and none. Our school opened with Reception and Year 1 classes in September 2016, and will add Year 2 pupils in September 2017, with a secondary school phase being added in September 2018. The school will eventually be an all-through school providing a high quality education for pupils from 3-18.

We are working to create a school which provides academic, personal, social and emotional development for all of our students, where inspiring teaching and enthusiastic learning, tolerance and mutual respect towards others is valued above all else.

We are now looking for Teaching and Learning Assistants to provide a dynamic range of support for pupils both inside and out of the classroom. This are an exciting roles working with teachers and other school staff to establish a supportive and nurturing learning environment in which the pupils can make excellent academic progress.

The successful candidates will:

  • Have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to establish good relationships with adults and children
  • Be able to enthuse and inspire children
  • Be willing to contribute to a dynamic and hard-working team and to all aspects of school life
  • Hold or be studying for Level 2 Teaching and Learning qualifications
  • Applications from those with HLTA status are particularly welcome.

To apply

Please fill in the application form with reference to the job description and person specification. Applications must be returned by Thursday 25th May to

Atam Academy is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The school is committed to the promotion of equal opportunities and diversity. We have a clear commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. You will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau).

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AtamTeaching assistant Level 2 Person Spec

Atam TA Job description

Atam Academy Application form