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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    8 November 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    20 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
Key stages
Early years, KS1, KS2
Working pattern
Part time
Monday to Friday, 30 hours
Contract type
Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
TA £18933 - £19698 pro rata, Lunchtime Playworker £17,842 - £18198 pro rata, per annum
Actual salary
TA £10,696- 11,129 per annum, Lunchtime Playworker £2016- £2056 per annum

Job summary

TA & Lunchtime Playworker

Pickwick Academy Trust would like to recruit a part-time, permanent member of staff to perform the roles of both Teaching Assistant and Lunchtime Playworker based at Corsham Primary School based at the Pound Pill site.

Teaching Assistant hours: 25 hours per week, 8.30am-12.30pm and 2.00pm-3.00pm, Monday- Friday, 38 weeks per year (term time only, excluding TD Days).
Salary: Point D4 - D6, £18933 - £19698 pro rata, per annum, dependent on experience (actual salary £10,696- 11,129 per annum).

Lunchtime Playworker hours: 5 hours per week, 2.00pm – 3.00pm, Monday- Friday, 38 weeks per year (term time only, excluding TD Days).
Salary: Point B1-B2, 17,842 - £18198 pro rata, per annum (actual salary £2016- £2056 per annum)

We are looking to appoint a committed and flexible teaching assistant, to support groups and individual children with their learning, who will also be an enthusiastic Lunchtime Playworker to support the dedicated team at lunchtime.

TA duties will include:
• Supporting pupils learning, either in groups or through 1:1 work. The exact tasks will depend on the learning support needs of the pupil/s
• Supporting pupils self-esteem, inclusion and behavioural development
• Provide physical/personal care to pupils where required
• Supporting the Teacher/s
• Supporting the curriculum

Lunchtime Playworker duties will include:
• Undertaking classroom administrative tasks such as backing children’s pictures, taking displays down, laminating work cards etc. under the direction of a Teacher’s Personal Assistant.
• Supervision and behaviour management of pupils both inside and outside the school buildings.
• Supervision of pupils in the school hall during mealtimes - ensuring the hall tables are cleaned before and after the meal, stacking chairs as and when required; maintaining effective behaviour and control.
Please refer to the job description and person specification for further information.
Interested candidates are required to complete and return an application form by 12noon on Monday 8th November 2021.
Interviews will be held on w/c 22nd November 2021.
Please download an application form and information pack from our website (This is shown under the ‘Our School/Vacancies’ section). Please return your completed application form to

At Pickwick Academy Trust we are committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we require anyone joining our school to actively contribute to this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
School size
646 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

About Corsham Primary School

Corsham Primary School is located in the picturesque Wiltshire market town of Corsham near Bath, and is arranged over two sites located at either side of the town.  The Pound Pill site offers 14 classes and the Broadwood site houses 11 classes, both from Reception to Year 6.  At Corsham Primary, we believe that All children matter and have the right to the very best, in order to fulfil their potential.  Our happy Corsham Primary family prides itself on having high expectations for learning and behaviour, enabling everyone to enjoy learning and succeed. Our school values of ‘Caring, Positive and Stimulating’, underpin our ethos, alongside a broad and balanced enquiry-led curriculum which challenges children to be curious.   Corsham Primary was one of the original founding schools to create Pickwick Multi Academy Trust in August 2017 and strongly believes in a collaborative approach to learning that encourages the sharing of best practice to enhance the education and outcomes of all the children in our Trust.

School location

Pound Pill, Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13 9YW

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