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  • Closing date

    24 July 2024 at 12:59am

  • Date listed

    17 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Working pattern

Part time

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£20,733.00 - £20,733.00 Annually (FTE) GST Grade B

Primary Teaching Assistant - Bank job summary

St Mark and All Saints C of E Primary School are looking for bank staff who are enthusiastic, talented, energetic Teaching Assistants to help progress children and inspire them to learn new things. Although this is initially a casual contract it could lead to a permanent role in the future.

An excellent opportunity to join a school in The Good Shepherd Trust academy within easy reach of Guildford and the A3. St Mark and All Saints have well-resourced classrooms and a supportive staff team.

If a route into teaching is your destiny, the school can provide a package to support this growth; we will mentor you and provide opportunities for further development.

The role will include responsibilities such as: supporting children’s learning (Nursery to Year 6), undertaking playground duties, preparing resources, assisting the class teacher as well as a lunch duty. An interest in working with SEN children or in our Nursery setting would be an advantage.

School: St Mark and All Saints C of E Primary School, Godalming, Surrey GU7 2LD

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: Grade B (£20733 FTE)

Contract: Casual Contract

Hours: 0

What we are looking for:

GCSE grades of at least ‘C’ in English and Maths

Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification or equivalent will be an advantage

The ability to read and write fluently, with confidence in maths

Self-confidence, common sense and maturity

A good sense of humour and effective communication skills

Adaptability and enthusiasm

SEN experience (desirable but not essential)

Be confident to work with pupils from Nursery to Year 6

Interview: TBC

Safeguarding Statement:

The Good Shepherd Trust 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. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake a full Disclosure and Barring Service Check

Commitment to safeguarding

The Good Shepherd Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We ensure that all our recruitment and employment practices reflect this commitment.

The safety and wellbeing of every child in the care of St Mark and All Saints Primary School and Nursery is our absolute priority. We expect all of our staff, pupils, parents, LGC members, Trust directors, visitors, contractors and third party professionals to share this view. The safeguarding and protection of children is everyone’s responsibility.

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About St Mark and All Saints Church of England Primary

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
149 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

On behalf of the children, staff, Governors and The Good Shepherd Trust, I would like to welcome you to St Mark and All Saints Church of England Primary School. We hope you find our website clear, informative and easy to navigate. It is designed to give you a flavour of the vibrant life of our school, the work of our pupils and the quality education we strive to deliver.

We are committed to providing the highest quality care and education for your child; our teachers strive to deliver outstanding lessons which will stimulate and engage your child, and ultimately, foster a life-long love of learning. Underpinning this philosophy is the importance of each child’s wellbeing and our first class pastoral care which recognises that, for a child to achieve their educational potential, they must feel safe, happy and valued at school.​

St Mark and All Saints is a one-form entry primary school welcoming children from age 3 to 11 years old in a caring, happy and supportive environment that enables children to achieve their full potential.

The school is very privileged to have outstanding facilities including a school farm, allotment, extensive playing field and stimulating learning environments, giving our children opportunities to explore learning in a fun and engaging way.

With our Christian Values underpinning all the work we do, our children learn together in an atmosphere of high expectations, mutual respect and friendship. We know and value each child in our school and believe in ensuring that all children achieve their best through high quality teaching and support. Learning at St Mark and All Saints is an exciting and challenging experience for each child. There is a strong emphasis on delivering all areas of the curriculum to a high standard, so that each child experiences a broad and balanced curriculum; developing skills, knowledge and understanding in all areas.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and we look forward to meeting you

Caroline Mallett

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