Teaching Assistant

St Aidan's Catholic Primary School, Coulsdon, Surrey, CR5 3DE

9 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    3 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    8 July 2022 at 3:00pm

  • Date listed

    24 June 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS1, KS2

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary


Actual salary


Teaching Assistant job summary

The Governors of this popular, happy and successful school seek to appoint an outstanding Teaching Assistant to start in September 2022.

We are looking for a skilled, enthusiastic and dedicated assistant, with previous experience in working with pupils, either as a general class TA or with pupils with SEND in mainstream or a special school. This position primarily involves general class support, but with a strong emphasis on supporting the needs of our most vulnerable learners. The role will also include playtime and lunchtime supervision.

Applicants should be skilled, patient, committed and trustworthy and ideally be qualified to at least NVQ level 2 in a relevant area, with prior experience of working with children with Special Educational Needs or as a general class TA. You should be able to demonstrate your skills and commitment to pupils with SEN through the application process, and if shortlisted, through observation of your practice in the classroom as well as an interview.

Working hours will be from 8.45am to 3.30pm. Candidates unable to work Monday to Friday will not be considered.

Please follow the instructions on the application form. It is particularly important that you explain in the personal statement why you feel you are able to do the job, based on your skills and experience.

Send completed application to: admin@st-aidans.croydon.sch.uk Unsuccessful applications will not be notified.

Applications are invited from all professionals who will support the Catholic ethos of the school and promote high standards of pupil achievement and behaviour. Further details and application forms are available from the school:
Tel 01737 556036

Closing date: 3pm on Friday 8th July, applications received after this date will NOT be considered. Interviews: Week beginning 11th July 2022

Applying for the job

Please fill out the attached application form

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Supporting documents

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About St Aidan's Catholic Primary School

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
219 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number
01737 556 0036

St Aidan’s Catholic Primary School is a happy and successful school, committed to providing the highest quality of education within a strong Catholic context. Our pupils are proud of their school and when they leave here they are confidently able to contribute to society as good and responsible citizens, who are proud of their Catholic faith.

We offer a vibrant, exciting and inclusive all round education. Our dedicated staff inspire and nurture the children, and instil a life-long love of learning. We welcome parents as partners in their children's education, for it is only through true partnership that we can do the very best for your child.

Arranging a visit to St Aidan's Catholic Primary School

We welcome visits to our school by prospective candidates. Please contact the school office to arrange a visit.

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