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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    15 October 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    26 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£5,423.23 - £5,423.23 Annually (Actual)

Lunch and Play Assistant job summary

Lunch and Play Assistants

11.25 hours per week (11:15 to 13:30), 5 days per week, 38 weeks per year (Term time plus holiday pay)

Grade A (FTE £21,189) Pro rata annual £5,423.23

We are looking for Lunch and Play Assistants to support our children during lunchtime, enhance the outdoor provision, to ensure lunchtime is a happy one for everyone. You will provide a safe and caring environment for all, ensuring activities are fun and engaging. The successful candidates will have a friendly disposition with empathy for individual children’s needs and be a strong team member, hardworking, flexible, with a positive attitude and sense of fun.

Please see the job description for the full requirements of this role.

We can offer you the opportunity to work in a friendly, dedicated and supportive team within a happy and caring school community.

As part of the ‘Inspiring Futures through Learning’ Multi Academy Trust (MAT), our objective is to build a school worthy of an outstanding reputation.

Our children and young people come from a wide range of backgrounds, and so do our colleagues. We aim to reflect and celebrate diversity in our workplace in order to create an inclusive culture that adds real value to our vision of inspiring the futures of us all through learning together.

As part of the Inspiring Futures through Learning Multi Academy Trust, successful candidates will have full access to our staff benefits package, including a bespoke CPD, discount on gym membership, cinema tickets, cycle to work scheme and much more.

We strongly advise you to visit our wonderful school. Please call the school office to arrange a tour.

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 Fairfields Primary School

School type
Free School, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
490 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

Fairfields Primary School prides itself on being the beating heart of the Fairfields community. Our vision, since opening our doors in September 2017, has been to provide children with the very best learning experiences and opportunities to grow as confident and resilient individuals.

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