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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    3 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Full time: Monday- Friday 8.30-3.30 39 weeks a year (Term time only)

Contract type


Pay scale

Local Government Pay Scale 3-6

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint a caring, professional and effective Teaching Assistant to work in our Reception class.

You will need to demonstrate that you:

  • Have GCSE Grade C or above in Mathematics or English or equivalent qualification
  • Have previous experience of supporting children in EYFS

  • Have the skills to place pupil learning at the heart of all your practice.
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to enthuse and motivate others
  • Have the ability to set appropriate and challenging targets for yourself and others
  • Have the ability to make and take decisions both individually and as part of a team.

What the school offers its staff

  • A very friendly, welcoming school community
  • Support from the whole staff team to meet the needs of all our children but particularly those with SEND.
  • A supportive team of staff and governors
  • A commitment to your professional development

Commitment to safeguarding

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Applying for the job

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About Parson Cross Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
202 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

Parson Cross CE Primary is a single form entry Church of England primary school in the north of Sheffield. There are currently 208 children in our school and we have seven classes from Reception to Year 6.

At Parson Cross, children are at the heart of all we do, and we understand that children learn best when they are happy and secure. Therefore, we get to know our children and families very well and work together to ensure every child succeeds. We understand that every child is an individual with their own needs and talents, and we nurture every child to find and develop the spark of genius within themselves.

We are fortunate to have an enthusiastic, highly skilled and dedicated staff who work together to support each other and to achieve the best possible outcomes for everyone.

Arranging a visit to Parson Cross Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email aruel@parsoncross.sheffield.sch.uk.

School location

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