Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    November 2023

  • Closing date

    27 September 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 9 months

Actual salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant who:

  • Is a practising Catholic or supportive of the Catholic ethos of the school

  • Is warm, friendly and empathetic

  • Has excellent English, maths and communication skills

  • Understands how individual children learn to ensure rapid progress

  • Is committed to high standards of attainment and behaviour

  • Works effectively as part of a skilled team including outside agencies

  • Is a dedicated, enthusiastic and flexible teaching assistant.

What the school offers its staff

St Mary’s can offer you:

  • Hardworking, well behaved, enthusiastic children

  • A professional team of hardworking and supportive staff

  • Strong and effective links with parents / carers and the local community

  • A supportive and experienced senior leadership team

  • A hard working, supportive, committed team of governors

Further details about the role

For further information please visit our website at where you can download the application form. Visits to the school are encouraged, by appointment through the school office.

Please email your completed application to addressed to Mrs Hurley, Headteacher. Only CES application forms accepted – no CVs or Agencies

Closing date: Wednesday 27th September 2023 at 12pm

Shortlisting: Wednesday 27th September 2023

Interviews: Monday 2nd October 2023

St Mary’s is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of all children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

In line with KCSiE 2022, we will carry out an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates. This may help identify any matters that are publicly available online, which we might want to explore with you at interview.

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.

Apply for the job by following the link below

Skilled worker visa sponsorship is not available for this job.
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About St Mary's Catholic Primary School, Horsforth

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
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School size
209 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11

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