This job expired on 18 October 2021

  • Application deadline

    18 October 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    5 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
Working pattern
Part time
5 Mornings and Monday Afternoon
Contract type
Fixed term (July 2022)
£18,198 - £18,933

Job summary

Grade - GTA, Grade C, Scale point 2-4
Minimum Age Requirement- N/A
Vacancy Hours- Part-time position 17.5 hours per week, Term Time Only
Working hours- 5 mornings and Monday afternoon
Contract Type- Fixed term until July 22 with likelihood of extension
Weekend Working- N/A Application
Closing Date- Midday Monday 18th October
Salary Range- NJC Pay Structure
Shortlisting Date- to be confirmed
Interview Date- Thursday 21st October
Venue for Interview- Barton Church of England Primary School

Advert Details:

Barton promotes the highest standards for all of our children. The Governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and outstanding individual to take on the role of GTA as soon as possible to work 1:1 with a child in Year 4 to support their behaviour and learning. This is an exciting opportunity for a motivational teaching assistant to join our highly skilled and friendly staff.

The role will include:-

• Working to support teaching and learning by working 1:1 the pupil under the direction of teaching staff, and may be responsible for some learning activities within the overall teaching plan. May work in the classroom or appropriate location within the school, with access to support and guidance as required.
- Under the general direction of the teacher, participate in establishing and maintaining effective relationships with the pupils, parents/carers and with other agencies/professionals
- Provide 1:1 support to the pupil in their social and emotional wellbeing
- Pay due regard to professional boundaries, maintaining appropriate levels of confidentiality
- Assist in escorting and supervising the pupils on educational visits and out of school activities
• Undertake break supervision as required

We are looking for a candidate who is:

• An enthusiastic and hard-working team player
• Energetic, motivated, positive with a can-do attitude
• Committed to high-standards and expectations
• Creative, interesting and willing to take risks
• Resilient and flexible
• Personable with a good sense of humour
• Willing to support the Christian ethos of the school
• A clear understanding of the KS1 curriculum would be an advantage.

What we can offer:

• Happy and welcoming pupils, staff, governors and parents
• Pupils with good behaviour and a thirst for knowledge
• A warm, collegiate and supportive environment in which to work, learn and develop
• High quality Continuous Professional Development and Leadership development opportunities
• Opportunity to work in collaboration with other schools and be part of the establishment of the Dales Academies Trust
• A chance to be part of a caring, Christian environment with exciting visions for the future

The successful candidate will become part of a team that is enthusiastically driving the schools forward and building upon their achievements and strengths. We are a warm, inclusive family school with a strong Christian ethos, a sense of community and a commitment to excellence for all children in our care. We aim to ensure that our children feel safe, happy and achieve their potential as a unique individual and as a learner. Christian values are at the heart of all that we do.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The school is also committed to safer recruitment procedures. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check.

We welcome visitors to our lovely school would really like to meet you prior to your application. If you would like to request an application pack or arrange a visit to the school, please contact the school office and speak to Mrs Liz Proudfoot (01325 377246 or email

Application Form.docx
Application Pack.docx

This vacancy is advertised by North Yorkshire County Council on behalf of Barton Church of England Primary School.

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School overview

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
School size
40 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact phone number
01325 377246

About Barton Church of England Primary School

Our school is a very happy and unique small school providing Nursery places and wrap around care for children from 3 – 11 years. Barton Church of England School works in close collaboration with Ravensworth, East Cowton and Kirkby Fleetham Church of England Schools under the leadership of one Headteacher and one leadership team, whilst ensuring that the individual identities of each school are cherished. This newly formed collaboration is called ‘Cornerstone Schools’ and the leadership team staffing structure can be seen below.

School Leaders and pupil leaders work together to provide an exceptional curriculum and enrichment opportunities and we believe that every child should be encouraged to achieve the highest standards possible, in an atmosphere where all success, great or small, is properly celebrated.

Our children love school and have the confidence to grow in responsibility and independence and leave us as flourishing citizens, equipped for a journey of lifelong learning. We hope you enjoy our website! Please come and visit our wonderful team and we look forward to welcoming you into our Barton family.

Cornerstone Schools Leadership team

Arranging a visit to Barton Church of England Primary School

We welcome visitors to our lovely school would really like to meet you prior to your application. If you would like to request an application pack or arrange a visit to the school, please contact the school office and speak to Mrs Liz Proudfoot (01325 377246 or email

School location

Silver Street, Richmond, DL10 6LJ

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