Teaching Assistant

18hrs per week NJC Grade C, £9.81 per hour
Mon, Tues & Fri mornings, Weds afternoon and all day on a Thursday

To commence November 2020 

Do you want to work in a school with “a welcoming and vibrant learning environment that promotes pupils’ enthusiasm for learning” (OFSTED Jan 19) Stoke Gabriel Primary School, part of the Link Multi Academy Trust, is seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work 18hrs per week.

You will provide general support for the learning of the Key Stage 1 classes, but must also be prepared to work across the school when necessary, under the direction of the teachers, as well as supporting phonics, delivering interventions and working with individual children who need extra support with their Maths and English. We are looking for someone to join our team with a consistent, sensitive and caring approach to children’s needs, who can be flexible and is able to communicate effectively and think creatively.

Ideally, you will:

- Have excellent literacy and numeracy skills;

- Be able to build positive relationships with children, staff and parents;

- Have high expectations of children’s behaviour and be able to maintain consistent boundaries;

- Be willing to work as part of a team and have a good sense of humour;

- Be able to use your own initiative when required;

- Have experience in a similar role in a school;

You should have literacy and numeracy to GCSE A-C or equivalent.  You would need to be flexible, as you will also be required to undertake the role of part time Meal Time Assistant. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Please click on the link below to download an application form. Completed applications should be emailed to the Trust HR Officer, Sue Howard at

Closing date: 30 Oct 2020 12noon
Interview date:  w/c 2 Nov 2020