CEO – Exceed Academies Trust: Mr. Duncan Jacques
Headteacher: Mrs Salma Rahman
Horton Park Primary School, Dawnay Road,
Canterbury, Bradford, BD5 9LQ


Horton Park Primary, part of the Exceed Academies Trust are seeking to appoint the following role to commence as soon as possible.

This opportunity presents an exciting and challenging opportunity to join our team at a critically exciting point in our development. We are a 2 form entry primary school, for children aged 4-11 years, which has a growing and improving reputation with the local community and wider afield.  Although situated in one of Bradford’s most challenging contexts our most recent Ofsted report describes us as ‘Good’ but there is a whole lot more to us than the Ofsted criteria.

Teaching Assistant

Band 3-4 (SCP 8-12)

33.5 hours a week, including 1.5hrs CPD (Tuesday 3.30pm – 5pm), Term Time Only

Fixed Term until 31/08/2018

We are looking for a highly organised and dedicated individual to join our team. An active willingness to contribute to the provision of a high quality learning experience in class is vital. The post will involve working with the Class Teacher and other leaders to raise attainment, this will include supporting children’s learning through choosing when and how to talk with children to move them forward in a focused, challenging and very caring manner.

The successful candidate will be keen to work with children and staff and will give 100% to the school, they will be able to enjoy their work life, whilst leading and inspiring others.

Candidates must have suitable English, Mathematics and ICT skills and will need to provide evidence that they have the skills to do the job.

Horton Park Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Consequently the successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

If you are interested, why not come and visit us and see the school in action. Please contact Angela Bennett on 01274 574 544 or email  to request an application form.

Closing Date: Wednesday 29th November 2017

Interviews will be held on Friday 1st December 2017

Teaching Assistant Job Description & Person Specification