12 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    25 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

Full time, term time: 32.5 hours a week Term time + 3 days

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year in the first instance, with the potential to be extended

Pay scale

A1 - B1

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint someone who:

  • Support the ethos, vision and values of the school, abiding by all policies and procedures.
  • Is committed to inclusion
  • Has a willingness and ability to obtain and/or enhance qualifications and training for development within the post
  • Will be a supportive and welcoming presence in the classroom and develop positive working relationships with parents
  • Understand how children learn and use their initiative to meet individuals’ needs Is able to assist the class teacher and other professionals as appropriate in the development of suitable educational activities
  • Has a willingness to play a full part in the extra-curricular life of the school
  • Is a good communicator and able to work well in a team
  • Is patient, able to stay calm, listen, and value children’s views

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer you:

  • A friendly and welcoming team
  • An inclusive ethos
  • High quality CPD


Further details about the role

Asquith Primary is a child-centered, vibrant and inclusive primary school. We pride ourselves on being a school that offers our pupils a well-rounded and truly enjoyable education, and are keen to give our children a wide range of opportunities in the arts, music, outdoor learning and sport.

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our school. We are seeking to appoint a hardworking and dedicated Teaching Assistant to further complement our staff team. The position of Teaching Assistant is a vital role within our school development as we are committed to providing a high level of teaching and learning which is engaging, active and fun.

Commitment to safeguarding

Asquith Primary is wholly committed to ensuring children and young people are fully supported and safe. We are dedicated to the safeguarding of all children and young people whilst promoting their welfare and expect all staff and volunteers to share this responsibility. As part of the recruitment process, an enhanced DBS check is required for the successful candidate, this process is completed by an online third-party company. Positions are subject to two satisfactory references.

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@asquithprimary.org

Visas cannot be sponsored.
Download an application form - 290 KB

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If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Asquith Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
436 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0113 307 5550

We are a large primary school situated on the outskirts of Morley in Leeds.

Arranging a visit to Asquith Primary School

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

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