Key Stage 1 General Teaching Assistant

Job Title:                                            General Teaching Assistant

Contract Type:                                    Fixed Term Contract initially until 31st August 2018 with

                                                           potential for an extension  - Term Time Only

Number of Hours Per Week:              29 hours + 35 minutes 

Hours of Work:                                   8.45am to 3.40pm (1 hour lunch break)

            Monday to Friday

School Visits:                                      On request

Application closing date:                     Monday 18th September 2017

Interview date:                                    Wednesday 27th September 2017

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

Salary:                                                 Band 4 / Point 9

Start Date:                                           Monday 30th October 2017 or earlier by mutual agreement


Barwic Parade Community Primary School is looking to appoint a highly motivated Teaching Assistant to join our fantastic team. We are looking for a highly 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.


Barwic Parade Community Primary School is a good school striving to make a real difference for its pupils. We are excited to find the right energetic, flexible and proactive teaching assistant to support our pupils as they move forward to achieve the best outcomes.


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 pupils’ development quickly. Supporting letters should be no longer than one page.


To request an electronic application pack please email us on  All applications should be received no later than midday on Monday 18th September 2017.

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.


This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.