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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    27 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    7 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Higher level teaching assistant

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£27,852-£29,439 (pro rata) 26.5 hours per week paid for 47.15 weeks

Pay scale

NJC Scale 6

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for candidates who meet Higher Level Teaching Assistant standards or equivalent qualification or experience and /or recent experience of working in a primary school or nursery school. The successful candidate will be fully committed to supporting the Catholic ethos of our school. They will also:

  • Be enthusiastic and passionate about supporting children’s learning
  • Have excellent numeracy and literacy skills to NVQ level 2 in English and Maths
  • Have some experience of working with children with special needs
  • Have excellent communication skills and a calm and positive approach to behaviour management
  • Be keen to work with others as part of a team

  • Have excellent time-management and organisational skills

What the school offers its staff

  • Children who are genuinely a pleasure to teach, enjoy school and work hard.
  • A happy working environment with a positive and inclusive ethos.
  • A strong, committed and collaborative staff team.
  • Opportunities for training and further development.

Further details about the role

St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post will be subject to an enhanced criminal records bureau disclosure check.

Visits to the school are welcome, please telephone 01273 607924 or email joannelevy@stjohn.brighton-hove.sch.uk to make an appointment or to obtain an application pack

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to joannelevy@stjohn.brighton-hove.sch.uk

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About St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
200 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01273 607924

Arranging a visit to St John the Baptist Catholic Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email joannelevy@stjohn.brighton-hove.sch.uk.

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