Teaching Assistant at Mead Vale Primary School

Mead Vale Community Primary School, Weston-Super-Mare, BS22 8RQ

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  • Job start date

    1 January 2023

  • Closing date

    2 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 8 months

Actual salary

£9,029.45 - £10,371.89

What skills and experience we're looking for

An ELAN TA is positive, a team player, motivational, flexible, creative, and innovative with a supportive nature, as well as being confident, calm, consistent and resourceful with experience supporting pupils in a classroom environment, with Special Educational Needs or disabilities (SEND).

A teaching assistant’s duties are likely to vary greatly, although they do exactly what you think a TA might do - assist the main teacher and students. Their exact duties depend on the type of teaching assistant they are and what is required of them by the teachers and students they support.

You will work closely with the class teacher to resource and adapt planning and support high quality teaching and learning across all subjects. You will help to create learning environments where pupils can expand their knowledge. You will work with the school community to uphold our trust and school values.

You need to beproactive, energetic,and committed to engaging pupils, developing their desire to learn. You will help to inspire them to be confident and independent and you should have experience delivering phonics interventions.

What the school offers its staff

Mead Vale Primary School has been part of the community of Weston for over one hundred years and we pride ourselves on seeing families return time and time again. Our school is warm and welcoming, and you will be part of a supportive and dedicated team who provide an extraordinary education for the children it serves.

Further details about the role

Teaching Assistant at Mead Vale Primary School

Job title:

Teaching Assistant

Stage/year group:



17 hours per week


Fixed term until 31 August 2023 plus an excellent benefits package.

Pay grade and Salary:

E5 term time only including 5 inset days

Actual salary: £9,029.45 - £10,371.89 per annum pro rata

School name

Mead Vale Primary School, North Somerset

Start date

1 January 2022

Closing date

2 December 2022

Interview date

To be confirmed

Applications to


Commitment to safeguarding

Mead Vale Primary School is part of Extend Learning Academies Network (ELAN) and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references. We will be undertaking an appropriate online search for shortlisted candidates.

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About Mead Vale Community Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
263 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01934 511133

Arranging a visit to Mead Vale Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@meadvale.extendlearning.org.

School location

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