8 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    17 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Part time: 20 Hours per week. Monday to Friday 8.15am to 12.15pm

Contract type


Pay scale

TA Level 2 - Grade 3, Scale Point 5 and 6

What skills and experience we're looking for

Required from 2nd September 2024, PART-TIME TEACHING ASSISTANT (20 HOURS PER WEEK – Monday to Friday 8:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.)


The governors and school leadership team are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, hardworking and reliable teaching assistant who is willing to join our friendly, dedicated and hardworking team to help maintain the expectations of an outstanding school where we aim high together. We would particularly like to appoint someone with experience of Early Years/KS1 settings and has been successful when working with children who have special educational needs. The successful candidate should be keen to co-operate with current staff and able to work under instruction as well as having the ability to use initiative. The person appointed will have the ability to build excellent nurturing relationships with children and purposefully help them move forward with their learning. Competency with reading, mathematics and basic ICT is crucial to the role too. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate effective behaviour management strategies, an understanding of the curriculum and the ability to work with groups of children to ensure outstanding achievement.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • Children who love learning and want to achieve
  • High quality CPD opportunities in school and across our home-grown, friendly multi-academy trust
  • A well-resourced, attractive and stimulating working and learning environment
  • A friendly staff team where there is a strong emphasis on collaboration.

If you have the drive and passion to join our dedicated team, we would be delighted to hear from you. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and strongly encouraged. Application forms and further details are available from the school office. Completed applications should be returned for the attention of James Connolly or by email to enquiries@loxley.sheffield.sch.uk

Closing date for the applications: 9a.m. on Monday 24th June 2024

Interviews: Friday 28th June 2024”

Commitment to safeguarding

Loxley Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a self-disclosure form. Successful candidates will also be required to undergo an enhanced disclosure and barring services check. We are committed to equal opportunities in all aspects of the recruitment process. Appointments are made subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, Occupational Health assessment and satisfactory references.

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 enquiries@loxley.sheffield.sch.uk

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About Loxley Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
210 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

Loxley Primary School is a popular village school on the northern outskirts of the city. The school is judged as Outstanding by Ofsted (January 2015). It is part of Peak Edge, a Primary Phase Academy Trust. The Governors of the school are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and dedicated practitioner for a class teacher role.

Arranging a visit to Loxley Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email enquiries@loxley.sheffield.sch.uk.

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