Whingate Road, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS12 3DS
Co-Headteachers: Claire Beswick and Karen Loney

01132 638 910

Whingate Primary School


We currently have several vacancies at Whingate Primary School:

Teaching Assistant - KS2 (Permanent, Term Time Only)

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Teaching Assistant in EYFS - Permanent


We are currently recruiting for a Teaching Assistant in EYFS.

The position is full time, term time only.


This is an exciting career move for an experienced person to support the learning and progress of our wonderful pupils.


The job is specifically to support children in the Early Years. The role will be to support children’s learning in class and supporting with the completion of paperwork such as observations,  which contribute to the funding process. You will work alongside the teacher, SLT and other agencies when appropriate.


You will:

  • Work initially in the Reception year group to support the children including those with SEND across the curriculum.
  • Work with the teachers to plan and run interventions for individual children or small groups.
  • When necessary liaise with parents to support children.
  • Use initiative and knowledge to give the very best support to our children.


You must already have experience of supporting children in a primary school and relevant qualifications and expertise working with children in the Early Years. Further necessary training will be provided.


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 SEN Teaching Assistant - Maternity Cover

We are seeking to appoint an SEND Teaching Assistant for one year to cover a maternity leave.


The role will be to support children with complex needs, in class and through focused 1:1 and group work, working alongside the class teacher. You will already have experience of supporting children in this age range and have speech and language experience as well as a working knowledge of PECs and supporting children with SEND.


You will:


Receive any additional training you require

Be provided with support and advice from the SENCO and class teachers

Become part of a school that strives to provide the best education for all children.


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Please email your applications to: christine.dent@whingate.com or hand them in to the School Office.