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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    22 September 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    4 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Working pattern

Part time, full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£15,102.00 - £16,838.00 Annually (Actual) Salary dependant on qualifications and experience (NJC Pay Scale)

Teaching Assistant (Early Years Specialist) job summary

Eaton Bray Academy caters for children between 2 and 11 with capacity for 30 children per year. We are located within the village of Eaton Bray, near to Dunstable and Leighton Buzzard within Central Bedfordshire. We are also within easy reach of Milton Keynes and Aylesbury, as we sit close to the Buckinghamshire border.

At our school the children are our biggest priority, as we develop happy, inspired, lifelong learners. Our experienced staff provide personalised learning experiences for all the children. We focus on their individual characters and strengths, making the most of the school’s size to allow us to all know every child personally.  We encourage every child’s unique abilities through a varied curriculum with a focus not only on academic achievement, but also on all other aspects of life. Children have an excellent attitude to learning and there are high expectations for behaviour across the school.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed part time Teaching Assistant with early years experience and a relevant level 3 qualification  to join our friendly team. The successful candidate will also display the ability to work with children of all ages and abilities throughout the school, and will be adaptable to work wherever additional support is required.

Hours of work are Monday – Thursday 8.45am -3.15pm, and Friday 8.45am-5.30pm term time only for the full time position and 8.45am to 1.00pm Monday to Friday for the part time position. There is some flexibility in the daily hours for the right candidate.

Commitment to safeguarding

Eaton Bray Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children which will be reflected throughout recruitment.

All candidates will be required to provide suitable references and undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check before taking up any post. It is essential that applicants value and embody the school's commitment to safeguarding.

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About Eaton Bray Academy

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

Our school and pre-school welcomes children aged 2 – 11 years.

Eaton Bray Academy is a happy, inclusive family where pupils and community are at our heart. Together we inspire children to be curious and develop a genuine love of learning to provide strong foundations for their future.

We strive to enrich the lives of all, with our morals and values fundamental to our curriculum. Happiness is fostered through mutual care, respect, and communication with a determination to support and include every family in our community. It is vital that every individual is able to feel healthy, happy and safe, in our school and beyond.

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