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  • Job start date

    3 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    12 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Part time: 32.5 hours per week - Monday to Friday - Term time only

Contract type


Pay scale

D1 - D5

What skills and experience we're looking for

St Barnabas MAT have a position for an EYFS Level 3 Teaching Assistant at St Dominic CofE Primary School.

This post is for 5 days per week - 32.5 hours - 8.30am to 3:30pm with 30 minutes unpaid lunch break.

We are looking for an ambitious and inspirational Early Years practitioner who is enthusiastic, creative and has an excellent knowledge of the Early Years Foundation Stage to join our dedicated, enthusiastic and hardworking Early Years team. Suitable candidates will be confident in developing early reading, writing and maths skills. They will also be confident when communicating with parents.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • have attained Maths and English at GCSE level at grade C or above/equivalent
  • Qualified EYFS Level 3 or above
  • have experience of working with groups of children in an EYFS setting
  • support children in developing academic and social skills
  • be able to respond to the children's learning styles and adapt learning accordingly
  • work as part of a team within the classroom and on their own initiative
  • be able to communicate effectively with children, parents and other professionals
  • support the teacher in carrying out assessments of children’s progress
  • support the teacher in delivering the curriculum.
  • be able to support the Christian ethos

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer you:

  • a welcoming and friendly team environment within a MAT committed to staff development.
  • well motivated and enthusiastic children who are eager to learn new skills.
  • the opportunity to flourish within a supportive and forward thinking school family
  • wonderful children who are eager to learn new skills.
  • health and wellbeing package
  • onsite parking
  • cycle to work scheme

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 St Dominic CofE Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
79 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01579 350581

Arranging a visit to St Dominic CofE Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email ljacques@stbarnabasmat.com.

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