Teaching Assistant Part time

Bishop Ellis Catholic Voluntary Academy, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 8GP

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    24 August 2022

  • Application deadline

    27 June 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    15 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (1 Academic Year)

Annual or full time equivalent salary


Actual salary


Teaching Assistant Part time job summary

Band: 2

Salary: £10,738 to £11,172 Actual Salary (FTE £18,887 to £19,650)

Hours: 24.5 per week (39 weeks per year)

Closing Date: 27th June 9.00am

Interview Date: 4 July 2022

Start Date: 24 August 2022

This is a One year Temporary Post (for one academic year)


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a strong candidate to support teaching and learning at Bishop Ellis Catholic School. This role is varied, and we are looking for an adaptable, flexible, and resourceful individual able to cope in a high-pressure environment and deal with constantly changing priorities. You will be flexible, reliable and positive and be a good communicator working with parents, teachers and professionals for the good of the child. You must be enthusiastic and creative, be able to inspire pupils to achieve and be an outstanding team player that is willing to undertake necessary training and be able to show initiative, but also be able to seek or listen to advice.


Working with class teachers to deliver excellent teaching and learning
Coaching children on a 1:1 or group basis
Accompanying groups on trips
Supporting assessment and evidence learning
Working with the teacher to create stimulating classroom displays and learning resources
Maintaining a safe and positive environment for all learners
Creating opportunities for all learners to reach their potential, irrespective of ability

Term time hours
The opportunity of working within a supportive, friendly environment in this well run and respected school
Pension Scheme, Nationally agreed Terms and Conditions, Medicash and Electric Car Scheme
Good opportunities for personal and career development

GCSE English and Maths at Level 4 or above (or equivalent)
Previous childcare experience
A proven ability to work on their own initiative
Excellent communication skills and the ability to positively relate to children and adults
The ability to use the relevant technology/equipment
A can-do attitude
A commitment to the happiness, well-being, self-esteem, and progress of everyone at the school
To apply for the position, please complete the online application form available on our website https://www.aquinas-cmat.org/vacancies/. Closing Date for applications is 0900am 27 June 2022. Interviews will be held 4 July 2022. Visits to the school are welcome and you can arrange to visit by telephoning the school office on 0116 2695510.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check.

Applying for the job

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About Bishop Ellis Catholic Voluntary Academy

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
Up to 341 pupils
Age range
5 to 11
Contact email

Bishop Ellis Catholic Voluntary Academy is a great place to be with a very welcoming atmosphere that is given to us by our fantastic children and wonderful staff. It is my privilege to have been appointed as headteacher this year. I sincerely hope that by looking at our website you will want to come a

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