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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 May 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

Part time, term time: 30 hours per week. Term-time + 2 Inset Day (08.45 - 3:15 Monday – Friday + 30 minute daily lunch duty).

Contract type

Fixed term - Ending 31 August 2025.

Pay scale

Grade 3, Scale Point 5 - £23,500 FTE (actual salary £16,136 .00)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint three enthusiastic and skilled teaching assistants to join our supportive and experienced team. The successful candidate will work closely with teachers to provide appropriate levels of in-class support and interventions primarily to children in EYFS/Key Stage 1. All required training will be provided.

We are especially keen to hear from applicants with experience of working with children with hearing difficulties and speech and language needs.

This role is initially a fixed-term appointment with the opportunity of becoming permanent in the future.

All staff and volunteers are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Barring check before taking up their new position and will support our rigorous safeguarding procedures.

Candidates need to be aware that this is a Catholic school and it is important that candidates feel able to support and uphold this ethos fully.

The school is committed to safeguarding children and young people, and all staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to appropriate vetting, including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Some roles may need to comply with the Childcare Act 2006, and the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2018 where additional disclosure of information will be required

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer you, pupils who show superb attitudes to learning. A well-resourced and popular school providing a bright, attractive and stimulating environment. The support of a dedicated staff team together with a proactive governing body.

Please apply through our website: Job Vacancies (stjohnscatholicprimary.org.uk)

Further details about the role

Application Details: Please email or post completed application forms and accompanying letter highlighting your suitability for the post to Mrs Ayres, Office Manager at office@stjohns.bathnes.sch.uk or post to the school address by 12pm Thursday 20th June 2024 . Visits are warmly welcomed by appointment only. Please contact the school on 01225 303990

Commitment to safeguarding

All staff and volunteers are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Barring check before taking up their new position and will support our rigorous safeguarding procedures.

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 office@stjohns.bathnes.sch.uk

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About St John's Catholic Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
311 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

St John’s is a fully inclusive school and aims for every child to reach their full potential through a rich and engaging curriculum. You will be supported and valued in our motivated and caring team.

Arranging a visit to St John's Catholic Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@stjohns.bathnes.sch.uk.

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