8 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    23 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    11 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£23,338.00 - £23,921.00 Annually (FTE) 32.5 hours per week / 38 weeks per year. Salary will be pro-rata'd

EYFS Teaching Assistant job summary

We are seeking a passionate and dedicated EYFS Teaching Assistant to join our enthusiastic team. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in supporting the early education and development of children in our Reception Class. This role involves working closely with the class teacher to deliver high-quality learning experiences and ensuring the well-being of all pupils.


  • Relevant qualifications in early years education (e.g., NVQ Level 3 in Childcare, CACHE Level 3, or equivalent).
  • Experience working within an EYFS setting.
  • Strong understanding of the Early Years Foundation Stage framework and principles.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Patience, creativity, and a genuine passion for working with young children.
  • Knowledge of safeguarding practices and procedures.


  • Experience supporting children with SEN.
  • First Aid qualification.
  • Additional training or certification in early years education.

Join us at Knockhall Primary School and be a part of a dedicated team shaping the future of our young learners. We look forward to receiving your application!

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.

Applying for the job

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Using the application form

This school accepts applications through their own website, where you may also find more information about this job.

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About Knockhall Primary School

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

School location

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