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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    10 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time, part time: 37.5 hours per week.

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£23,500 to £23,893

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will:

  • Have GCSE or equivalent level, including at least a Grade 4 (previously Grade C) in English and Mathematics, previous experience working with children, preferably primary school age, in a classroom or similar environment and have Level 2 or 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools or equivalent Teaching Assistant qualification;
  • Be committed to the school’s high standards of teaching, learning and professional development;
  • Have excellent communication skills, a warm and caring personality and a good sense of humour;
  • Understand the importance of an inclusive environment and high expectations of supporting pupil to follow the school’s Good Choice Mantras – ‘Do the Right Thing / Make a Difference / Value Every Voice’;
  • Have a welcoming and friendly approach with a high level of professionalism.

What the school offers its staff

Wymondham College Prep School is a member of the Sapientia Education Trust (SET). SET is an expanding multi-academy trust with 10 primary and 7 secondary schools.

We are looking for a hard-working and enthusiastic person with high standards and the

ability to communicate and interact effectively with others as part of our school as a

Teaching Assistant.

Wymondham College Prep School is looking to appoint a highly committed, enthusiastic and compassionate individual who has an energy and interest in not only working with whole classes of children but also working with small groups of children, intervening to close gaps in children’s subject knowledge and developing their basis skills. We are looking for a Teaching Assistant in Upper Key Stage 2 to join our wonderful school in January 2024. This role will be in Upper Key Stage 2 until the end of the academic year, after which it may be placed elsewhere in the school.

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 Wymondham College Prep School

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
234 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Email address
Phone number

Arranging a visit to Wymondham College Prep School

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