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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    30 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    19 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 37 hours/ 39 weeks

Contract type

Fixed term - 18 months

Full-time equivalent salary

£7.55 per hour

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • GCSE Grade C in English and Maths.
  • Flexible
  • Honest and reliable
  • Calm under pressure
  • Patient
  • Empathetic with young people
  • Team player
  • High personal and professional standards

What the school offers its staff


  • Warm and supportive environment
  • Seamless integration and exceptional support
  • Genuine camaraderie and unwavering support make Nether Edge Primary School an inviting and enriching place to work

The Nether Edge Way

  • The 'Nether Edge Way' supports the delivery of our curriculum. It is based upon key principles for teaching and learning that align with what we know about memory, retrieval and attention
  • We are passionate about children being best equipped with strategies for learning at primary school and beyond


  • The school is nestled in a fantastically vibrant and diverse community of Sheffield
  • The families and local community are keen to engage with and support the school


  • Support for team members is consistent, fostering a culture of openness and collaboration
  • Our commitment to nurturing our team's development makes it an ideal environment for educators at all stages of their careers


  • Leadership prioritises staff well-being, ensuring manageable workloads and ample support
  • Collaboration among teams further eases the burden, reflected in our high staff retention

The Team

  • An exceptional team atmosphere, where everyone has each other’s backs, going the extra mile to help and support one another
  • A strong, collaborative, open, and supportive Senior Leadership Team


  • We offer enrichment to all our children. After school clubs run every evening. We also offer lunchtime enrichment

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Nether Edge Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
457 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

School location

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