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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    1 December 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 October 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£17,538.29 to £19,564.93

Teaching Assistant job summary

The Governors of Keyworth Primary & Nursery School are looking to appoint a highly committed and passionate colleague to join our team. The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to team working and playing a full role in the wider life of the school. The position is for a Grade 4 TA; we are ideally looking for a someone with good SEND experience who can work across the primary age phase and deliver class PPA if necessary. A strong knowledge of phonics would be beneficial. 


At Keyworth Primary & Nursery School we pride ourselves on our positive ethos and enjoy fantastic backing from our school community. We can offer the successful candidate high levels of support and the opportunity to work within a skilled, motivated and friendly staff team. Further development opportunities and support are available through the other schools in our Trust, Equals Trust. We also work in close collaboration with Crossdale Primary School. 


Staff well-being is of paramount importance to us and we always remember that all team members are human beings first with their own families and situations outside of work. 


We strongly encourage applicants to come for a visit. Visits can be arranged by email schooloffice@keyworth.notts.sch.uk or phone 0115 974 8005. 

Covering Letter 

Your covering letter should be no more than 750 words and should clearly state why you are the right person to join our team – this candidate pack will give you a strong idea of the type of TA our children need. A visit to the school would give you further information to support your application. 


Closing Date/Interviews  

Please ensure your application arrives no later than 1st December 2023.  

  • We aim to interview w/b 4th December 2023. However, we may interview earlier than that if we have suitable candidates – please apply asap if you are interested in this position. We will contact successful applicants to agree interview dates.  
  • This position is available immediately. However, we will agree a start date with the successful candidate, ideally no later than 4th January 2024 


Referees will not be contacted without the express permission of candidates and only if you are shortlisted for an interview.  


Please be aware that by contacting Equals Trust about this role, or applying, your data will be held in accordance with our Privacy Policy.  


Safeguarding Commitment 

Keyworth Primary & Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory relevant safer recruitment and DBS checks and suitable references in line with our safeguarding policy.  All applicants must have the right to work in the UK.  Please be aware that online searches will be conducted on all shortlisted candidates. 

Equals Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation for posts across the multi academy trust. 

Commitment to safeguarding

Equals Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check and other safer recruitment checks in line with our child protection policy. All applicants must have the right to work in the UK. Please be aware that online searches will be conducted on all shortlisted candidates.
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About Keyworth Primary and Nursery School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
170 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

School location

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