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  • Job start date

    5 January 2024

  • Closing date

    1 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: 8.40am - 3.20pm (30 mins unpaid lunch)

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a caring and enthusiastic teaching assistant to work in KS2, term time only.The working hours will be Monday to Friday 8.40am – 3.20pm (30mins unpaid lunch).

What the school offers its staff

St Barnabas is a popular, thriving Church of England primary school in a beautiful rural setting. Our children are highly motivated and excited by learning and they are polite and well-behaved. Our parents are supportive of the school and work in partnership to achieve the best for our pupils.

Further details about the role

Applicants will need energy and enthusiasm, and the ability to work in a busy environment. The work can be challenging, but watching the progress of the pupils can also be extremely rewarding.

The successful candidate will:

  • have an understanding of SEND
  • have the ability to liaise effectively with colleagues and parents
  • be able to use their initiative and demonstrate flexibility and adaptability
  • have a willingness to learn and take on new ideas
  • have good team-working capacity
  • have previously worked with children

The successful candidate needs excellent communication and liaison skills and will be closely supported by the class teacher along with all staff in our very dedicated and highly motivated team at St Barnabas.

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 Barnabas Church of England School, Market Lavington

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
117 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01380 813436

Arranging a visit to St Barnabas Church of England School, Market Lavington

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@st-barnabas.wilts.sch.uk.

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