Nurturing, Developing, Inspiring

At Parkside GGI Academy our children are at the heart of everything we do.

We believe every child deserves the best start in life.

Through nurturing our children's curiosity, potential and experiences we will develop
their love of learning and their abillty to embrace the challenges of the future.


Click here for information about the Inspired Learning Multi Academy Trust.

Job Vacancies

Senior Teaching Assistant
PCD7 £20,661- £21,268 PER ANNUM PRO RATA Term time Only
Parkside GGI Academy
Greengate St, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA13 9BY
NOR 215 Age Range 2-11

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs Caroline Walker
Tel: 01229 828348

Required to start Monday 18th April 2018
25 hours per week

Parkside GGI Academy is seeking to increase our staff team and appoint an excellent experienced Senior Teaching Assistant in preparation for the extension of our age range from September 2018, when we become a Primary school.
What we are looking for:
A Dedicated professional with high expectations.
An Ability to nurture, develop and inspire our wonderful children.
Experience of working across the primary age range.
A desire to make a difference.
Experience of supporting children through planning and delivering intervention groups.
Excellent interpersonal skills when working with children and adults.
Excellent Mathematics and English skills.
Good ICT skills.
A great sense of humour and team work
The post will commence from Monday 18th April 2018. The successful candidate will be working from 9am-3pm Monday to Friday, term-time only.
Further information and an application form can be downloaded from school website
Electronic applications only please emailed to

Parkside GGI Academy is committed to safeguarding its staff and pupils and the successful applicants will be appointed on completion of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check, safeguarding checks and references.

Closing date for applications: 12 pm Friday 2nd February
Interviews: Thursday 22nd Feb
Candidates are encouraged to visit the school by appointment on Friday 11th or 19th  January at either 9.30am or 1.30pm.

Disability Symbol User: YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy: YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy: NO
Closing Date: 12pm 2nd February 2018
Description: Non-Teaching - Primary Schools

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