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  • Job start date

    8 January 2024

  • Closing date

    3 December 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    16 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Full time: 37 Hours per week (Term Time)

Contract type


Pay scale

Grade 4 £24,294 to £26,421 (pro rata)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Applications are invited from someone who:

  • Will show full support of the Catholic ethos and be prepared to develop a secure understanding of the nature of the Catholic school.
  • Views their supporting role in school as a vocation.
  • Has experience of supporting children with a range of needs in Primary School and/or Nursery.
  • Is able to take an active role in the development of our School alongside our team of professionals.
  • Has the skills, energy and passion required to support excellent outcomes for our children.
  • Is creative and nurturing with high expectations for all children’s learning, spiritual, social and emotional development and behaviour.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • A strong and inclusive ethos
  • Happy, well behaved children who love to learn
  • A leadership team focused on improving standards and who will challenge you to be your best
  • A supportive Governing body and school community
  • A committed, nurturing and hardworking staff team.

Further details about the role

The Governors of St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School wish to appoint an engaging and enthusiastic teaching assistant to join our team.

St Joseph’s School is a friendly and welcoming school, where we are passionate about providing the best possible education for our children.

The Head Teacher and Governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and suitably qualified experienced person to work in our school.

You must be able to work as part of a team; be able to build and maintain good relationships with children and adults; work collaboratively as part of a supportive and committed team of teachers and support staff.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

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About St Joseph's Primary School

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
224 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0114 2692773

St Joseph’s is a very special place, a happy and nurturing school where everyone is welcomed and valued.
We encourage a real love for learning and personal development. At St Joseph’s our dedicated staff work in partnership with parents, to ensure that our children receive firm foundations, which allow them to grow and become responsible adults. Our children are confident in their own abilities and equipped with the necessary skills and competences to allow them to flourish and reach their full potential.

Arranging a visit to St Joseph's Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email enquiries@st-josephs.sheffield.sch.uk.

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