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  • Closing date

    20 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£26,421.00 Annually (Actual) Salary will be pro rata depending on hours

Early Year Practitioner - Part Time job summary

Our vision is for Fairfields to become the ‘beating heart of our community’ changing and adapting as our extended family grows; transforming individual dreams and aspirations into collaborative goals as we journey together toward excellence.”


PART TIME HOURS Wednesday PM, Thursday and Friday all day


Salary pro rata

Working weeks 39

Wednesday PM, Thursday and Friday all day

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and committed “Early Year Practitioner” to join our early years provision

The ideal candidate will;

Have an inclusive ethos with high expectations and aspirations for all the pupils they work with.

Demonstrate a calm and relaxed manner.

Be able to communicate effectively with other professionals and parents.

Work collaboratively with others to ensure the safety and wellbeing of the children in their care.

Must have minimum of NVQ Level 3 in Early Years and childcare or equivalent

Be flexible, reliable and reflective.

Show good organisational skills and the ability to work on own initiative.

Be consistent in expectations of behaviours and learning.

Have GCSE English & Maths (or equivalent) – and be willing to learn!

If you can offer all of this, then we would like to hear from you!

Come and join a school that likes to think differently

We don’t aim to be outstanding – we aim to be World Class.

Fairfields Primary School is proud to be part of the Inspiring Futures through Learning family of schools who inspire all our futures through leaning together. At Inspiring Futures, we are never alone. We know we are stronger together – one united family striving for excellence for all, in everything we do.

We strongly advise you to visit our wonderful school. Please call the school office to arrange a tour.

Our children and young people come from a wide range of backgrounds, and so do our colleagues. We aim to reflect and celebrate diversity in our workplace in order to create an inclusive culture that adds real value to our vision of inspiring the futures of us all through learning together.

Fairfields Primary School is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. All vacancies are subject to enhanced DBS disclosures. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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 Fairfields Primary School

School type
Free School, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
490 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

Fairfields Primary School prides itself on being the beating heart of the Fairfields community. Our vision, since opening our doors in September 2017, has been to provide children with the very best learning experiences and opportunities to grow as confident and resilient individuals.

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