Deadline is today

  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    17 June 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    10 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: 30 hours term time

Contract type

Fixed term - 12 months temporary leading to permanent

Actual salary


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for an exceptional individual who is driven, energetic and passionate for teaching and learning to join our wonderful school and become a valued member of our fantastic team of Teaching Assistants. You will be responsible for maintaining the support of our pupils both inside and outside of the classroom. The successful candidate will have a natural empathy with those facing barriers to their learning and a genuine commitment to inclusion. Skilled in effective oral and written communication, the ability to form effective professional relationships including team working, and have good organisational and time management skills.

You will possess at least Level 2 qualification.

What the school offers its staff

We are dedicated to the development of our colleagues and committed to creating a great place to work. In order to provide the best for our pupils and families we need to find people already living our Values. In return we will offer you extensive support and CPD; the opportunity to work with other professional colleagues across the Academy Trust; a welcoming school, with friendly, enthusiastic and supportive staff team; an ambitious and dynamic Senior leadership Team; a dedicated Governing Body.

Herringthorpe Junior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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

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About Herringthorpe Junior School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
353 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number

A successful and vibrant school with a strong positive ethos
Enthusiastic children who enjoy learning
Hardworking, dedicated and friendly staff
Positive and supportive opportunities for professional development

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