General Teaching Assistant

Job Title:                                             General Teaching Assistant

Contract Type:                                    Fixed Term Contract until 31st August 2019

  Term Time Only

Number of Hours Per Week:              29 hours + 35 minutes per week 

Hours of Work:                                   08:45 to 15:40

             Monday to Friday

Application closing date:                    Midday on Monday 12th November 2018

Interview date:                                   Tuesday 20th November 2018

Interview Location:                             Barwic Parade Community Primary School, YO8 8DJ

Salary:                                                Band 4 / Point 9 – pro rata

Start Date:                                          Monday 7th January 2019 or sooner


Barwic Parade Community Primary School is looking to appoint a highly motivated Teaching Assistant to join our fantastic team. We are looking for an effective and dedicated team player who is driven to support children to achieve their best and who has the skills to bring their upbeat attitude to the classroom. You will have the ability to set high aspirations and become a role model to enthuse and engage your pupils.


We can offer you the opportunity to work with pupils that have excellent attitudes and behaviour for learning, chance to work across our school community, gaining valuable experiences, coaching and training, and a great sense of achievement as you watch pupils grow and learn.


This position would suit an inventive and inspirational individual who holds at least NVQ 2 or a Graduate looking to develop their practise before Teacher Training.


Please state clearly in your application what you consider to be your key strengths and experiences which you think will help us to understand how you will complement our team and support our pupil’s development quickly. Supporting letters should be no longer than one page.


All applications will be treated sensitively and confidentially. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.


To request an electronic application pack please email us on  All applications should be received no later than midday on Monday 12th November 2018.


If you would like to visit our school, please mention this when you contact us for your application pack. We’ll then contact you to arrange an appointment.