Teaching Assistant - 17.5 hours per week

Saint Clare's Primary School A Catholic Voluntary Academy, Coalville, Leicestershire, Coalville, Leicestershire, LE67 3SF

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  • Expected start date

    24 August 2022

  • Application deadline

    22 August 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    8 August 2022

Job details

Contract type

Fixed term (12 months)

Full-time equivalent salary

£18,857 - £19,650

Actual salary

£7,670.00 - £7,980.00 Per Annum

Teaching Assistant - 17.5 hours per week job summary

1:1 TEACHING ASSISTANT (17.5 Hours per Week)

Band: 2

Salary: £7,670-£7,980 Actual Salary (FTE £18,887 to £19,650)

Hours: 17.5 per week

Closing Date: 22nd August 2022

Start Date: 24 August 2022

This is a Temporary Post until 31 December 2022


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a strong candidate to support the teaching and learning of a child with additional needs at St Clare's. This role is varied, and we are looking for an adaptable, flexible, and resourceful individual able to cope in a high-pressure environment and deal with constantly changing priorities. You will be flexible, reliable and positive and be a good communicator working with parents, teachers and professionals for the good of the child. You must be enthusiastic and creative, be able to inspire pupils to achieve and be an outstanding team player that is willing to undertake necessary training and be able to show initiative, but also be able to seek or listen to advice.


  • Working with class teachers to deliver excellent teaching and learning
  • Coaching children on a 1:1 or group basis
  • Accompanying groups on trips
  • Supporting assessment and evidence learning
  • Working with the teacher to create stimulating classroom displays and learning resources
  • Maintaining a safe and positive environment for all learners
  • Creating opportunities for all learners to reach their potential, irrespective of ability


  • Term time hours
  • The opportunity of working within a supportive, friendly environment in this well run and respected school
  • Pension Scheme, Nationally agreed Terms and Conditions, Medicash and Electric Car Scheme
  • Good opportunities for personal and career development


  • GCSE English and Maths at Level 4 or above (or equivalent)
  • Previous childcare experience
  • A proven ability to work on their own initiative
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to positively relate to children and adults
  • The ability to use the relevant technology/equipment
  • A can-do attitude
  • A commitment to the happiness, well-being, self-esteem, and progress of everyone at the school
  • Experience of working with children with additional needs preferable

To apply for the position, please complete the online application form available on our websitehttps://www.aquinas-cmat.org/vacancies/. Closing Date for applications is 22nd August 2022. Interviews will be held the week of the 4th July. Visits to the school are welcome and you can arrange to visit by telephoning the school office

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check.

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About Saint Clare's Primary School A Catholic Voluntary Academy, Coalville, Leicestershire

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
200 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact email
Contact phone number

Saint Clare's is part of the St Thomas Aquinas multi academy Trust

School location

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