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  • Start date details

    Required for September 2024

  • Closing date

    16 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    1 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Term time: 31.25 hours per week (6 hours & 15 minutes per day)

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

FTE between £23,500 and £23,893. Actual salary between £16,596 and £16,873 - pay award pending

Pay scale

Grade 4, SCP 5-6

What skills and experience we're looking for


Essential · Level 2 Numeracy / Literacy or willingness to work towards this Desirable · Support Work in Schools (S.W.I.S) Level 2 · Supporting pupils with S.E.N. Level 2 or 3 qualification

Knowledge, Experience & Physical Skills:

Essential · Good numeracy / literacy skills · Effective use of resources Desirable · Appropriate knowledge of First Aid · Use of Technology e.g., ICT · Child Protection issues Health, Safety & Security issues. · Data Protection issues. · Working or caring for children.

Competencies & Other skills required:

Essential · The ability to relate well with children and adults. · The ability to work as a member of a team.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer the successful candidate:

  • A forward-thinking and supportive leadership team
  • An outward-facing school with strong links in the local community
  • A dedicated, supportive and enthusiastic administration team
  • Positive and established partnerships with our parents and the wider community
  • Friendly, well-motivated children who enjoy learning
  • A challenging and highly supportive governing body
  • A culture of continual professional development
  • An inclusive and happy working environment with a great team

Commitment to safeguarding

Snapethorpe Primary is committed to the safeguarding of children and is a committed equal opportunities employer. Please note that our safeguarding requirements and practices mean we are only able to consider complete applications submitted using the application form – we cannot accept only CV applications. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and safer recruitment checks including satisfactory references.

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About Wakefield Snapethorpe Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
658 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number

Snapethorpe Primary is a large school with over 680 pupils and over 100 staff on role.

Our school is a place where everyone is included and valued. We are proud that our children enjoy coming to school and that they know their education and care are at the centre of everything they do.

With a focus on constantly improving, we nurture and celebrate individual talents and interests, emphasising high expectations and the importance of always trying one’s best in every situation.

This is an exciting time to join the school and help to shape our future as we change and develop with new members of the Leadership Team.

Arranging a visit to Wakefield Snapethorpe Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email arutherford@snapethorpeprimary.co.uk.

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