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  • Job start date

    7 May 2024

  • Closing date

    17 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    3 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Part time: 25 hours per week - Monday - Friday - 8.40 am - 3.05 pm

Contract type

Fixed term - 4 months

Full-time equivalent salary

Between £22,2737 and £23,058

Actual salary


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a friendly, flexible and professional person to work in our school supporting children.

The successful candidate would be supporting with speech & language, social & communication and behaviour & inclusion needs. We are looking for candidates who work well as part of a team, are passionate about working with children and really want to make a difference.

This post will be fixed term until 31st August 2024 initially.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have experience of working with pupils in an Early Years or Key Stage 1 setting
  • Have experience working with pupils with speech, language and communication needs
  • Be able to deliver interventions and/or programmes
  • A calm, caring approach towards children
  • Be happy to work both inside and out, no matter what the weather!
  • Have high expectations
  • Be able to work independently and with initiative to adapt to situations as they arise
  • Be resilient, flexible, organised and resourceful
  • Have an understanding of confidentiality and safeguarding
  • Have good communication skills
  • Be a team player and have a positive ‘can do’ attitude
  • Have a sense of humour!

What the school offers its staff

Our school:

  • is a popular three form entry Infant School
  • has a dedicated staff team and wonderful children who are welcoming and friendly and work hard

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 South Farnborough Infant School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 5 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
296 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 7
Phone number
01252 543727

Arranging a visit to South Farnborough Infant School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email amanda.bailey@southfarnborough-inf.hants.sch.uk.

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