6 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September or sooner

  • Closing date

    25 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 June 2024

Job details

Job role

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Full time: 36-38 hours per week

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade 7

What skills and experience we're looking for

What we are looking for:

  • A practising Catholic or a person willing to support the Catholic ethos of our school
  • An inspirational practitioner (with QTS) who motivates all children to do their very best
  • A commitment to ensuring that every child will flourish and reach their full potential
  • An enthusiastic team player who is willing to share ideas and expertise
  • Someone who is keen to develop their own teaching and try out new initiatives and take a lead on teaching and learning within the setting
  • Excellent knowledge in planning and delivering the early years curriculum (Development Matters)
  • A consistently good or outstanding practitioner, skilled at building up positive relationships with children, parents and colleagues
  • Applicants should state their educational philosophy and curriculum strengths in their application.

What the school offers its staff

A new and exciting opportunity for a passionate early years practitioner has arisen within our pre-school. The Headteacher and Governors at St Gabriel’s Catholic Primary School wish to appoint a motivated, committed and highly effective Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our hard working and enthusiastic team. You will be an invaluable member of our school team as you welcome, support and nurture our youngest pupils as they begin their educational journey ready to transition into the primary school.

Further details about the role

We offer a warm and welcoming school where pupils, teachers and support staff all embrace a nurturing environment in which all children and staff are proud of their school.

Prospective candidates are firmly encouraged to visit the school. Please call 01270 875770 to arrange a visit.

Please contact our School Business Manager (Mrs Kaye McCann) should you wish to receive an application pack via admin@stgabriels.cheshire.sch.uk .

All applications must be completed on the CES application form.

Applications must be returned to the school by 11am on Tuesday 25 June. Shortlisting Tuesday 25 June.

Short listed applicants will be invited to attend an interview.

Interviews to be confirmed.

St Gabriel’s Catholic Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful you will be required to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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

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 admin@stgabriels.cheshire.sch.uk

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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About St Gabriel's Catholic Primary School

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

Arranging a visit to St Gabriel's Catholic Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@stgabriels.cheshire.sch.uk.

School location

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