6 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    5 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Part time: 32.5 hours term time.

Contract type


Actual salary

£17,759-£18,665 pay award pending

What skills and experience we're looking for

Teaching and Learning Assistant

The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to meet the national occupational standards in Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 3
  • Be able to provide effective support, positively impacting on children’s learning
  • Have knowledge and understanding of primary pedagogy and child development
  • Be an excellent classroom practitioner, supporting the teacher in the planning and delivery of learning activities
  • Be passionate about inclusion
  • Be committed to working as part of a team

  • Have a positive attitude and a flexible approach
  • Have high expectations for themselves and the children in their care

  • Be highly motivated, enthusiastic and inspire children to do their best
  • Demonstrate skills, knowledge, understanding and experience of Key Stage 1 and 2
  • Assist teachers in the production of teaching aids to be used as directed in school

What the school offers its staff

The governors of Etruscan Primary School, which is part of the Orchard Community Trust, are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, committed teaching and learning assistant from September 2024.

We are looking for an excellent classroom practitioner to join our proactive team.

Etruscan Primary School is a very special place. We serve a wonderfully diverse community and have a school full of fantastic children.

We will offer the successful candidate:

  • A vibrant school community where everyone is valued
  • A forward-looking Senior Leadership Team with a passion for improving outcomes for all children

  • Enthusiastic children who are keen to learn
  • A collaborative, supportive team to work in, both within the school and across the Orchard Community Trust
  • Opportunities for professional development

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.

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 recruitment@etruscan.org.uk

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About Etruscan Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
450 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to Etruscan Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@etruscan.org.uk.

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