11 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    7 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    8 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

Working pattern

Full time: 27.5 hours weekly

Contract type


Pay scale

Scale 1 (1-6)

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Committed to sustaining the strong Catholic Ethos of the school.
  • Able to demonstrate high levels of English and Maths skills to support our pupils in EYFS/KS1.
  • Creative and highly motivated, with passion and patience for providing quality learning experiences.
  • Emotionally intelligent, placing immense value on developing the whole child.
  • Able to communicate effectively with children, parents, colleagues and governors.
  • Be able to work effectively as part of a team.

What the school offers its staff

  • Enthusiastic, highly motivated and cherished children who take great pride in attending St Anthony’s.
  • A fantastic team of dedicated and supportive staff who strive to have an impact on children’s lives.
  • A perfect balance of care and support with high expectations.
  • An attractive, stimulating and well-organised learning environment.
  • Supportive and committed parents and governors.
  • A leadership team dedicated to attainment, achievement and enjoyment.
  • The opportunity to forge a career pathway through effective and supportive CPLD, as well as guidance from an innovative and experienced team.

Further details about the role

All applicants who can demonstrate strong skills and experience will be welcomed.

‘This school inspires faith, hope and excellence.’ (S48)

Interested? If so, we would like to meet you. Prospective candidates are encouraged to visit the school prior to application; visits can be arranged (and are positively welcomed) by contacting the school on 0113 2776944 or by emailing the headteacher, Miss Lisa Leonard on l.leonard@stanthonysleeds.org.uk.

Application packs are available to download from our school website. Please use the CES application form.

Closing date: Friday 7th June 2024

Shortlisting: Monday 10th June 2024

Interview dates: Wednesday 12th June 2024

St Anthony’s Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Our GDPR guidelines and policies are adhered to and displayed on our school website.

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and must be prepared to apply for ISA registration if required. We promote diversity and desire a workforce that reflects the population of Leeds.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to l.leonard@stanthonysleeds.org.uk

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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About St Anthony's Catholic Primary School, Beeston

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
212 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
0113 2776944

St Anthony's is a recently Ofsted inspected outstanding Catholic Primary School set in the heart of its community. We are looking to recruit a high quality, inspiring teacher to compliment our amazing staff team. We wish to recruit the best teacher to allow us to make a transformational difference to the children we serve. We strongly encourage you to visit our website:

Arranging a visit to St Anthony's Catholic Primary School, Beeston

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email l.leonard@stanthonysleeds.org.uk.

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