Teaching Assistant
30 hours per week
Temporary contract
Start date: 5th March 2018 or earlier if available
Pay Scale: 10 - 12 – £10,549- £10,894 per annum  (based on £15,613 - £16,123 FTE)
Do you want to be part of a supportive team of professionals committed to helping children achieve their very best? 
Do you believe that all children are capable of succeeding with the right teaching and support? 
Do you have a growth mind-set for yourself and others that inspires a resilient, positive attitude to new learning?Come and be part of our welcoming team.
We have a vacancy for a Teaching Assistant to work 8.45 -12.00 and 1.15 – 3.30 for five days a week with possible additional hours over the lunchtime period. Applicants only able to offer part-time will be considered, but the full 30 hours is preferable. The role may involve classroom support, small group interventions as well as one to one support for a pupil. Experience in and knowledge of Early Years Education would be beneficial.

We are a happy, friendly school in a vibrant village community. Our aim is to provide a supportive and nurturing learning environment for everyone – older children are encouraged to care for and support younger children; younger children are taught how to respect and care for each other. We know that having the right staff will enable us to achieve this and wish to appoint an enthusiastic, hard-working teaching assistant who will put our children first.
The successful applicant will have experience of working in schools and/or nurseries and an understanding of how children think and learn. You will see the children as being at the heart of everything you do and will recognise each of them as individuals with potential. You will be patient, resilient and committed to high expectations for everyone.
Greens Norton is a village primary school with brilliant children and a friendly committed staff. We are small enough that every child is known to every adult in school, but large enough to provide a variety of opportunities for our children to flourish. Extensive grounds support our evolving curriculum and high standards of teaching enable children to achieve and succeed.
Greens Norton Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and safer recruitment practice, and expects all its staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants and references will be requested for short-listed applicants prior to interview and will form part of the interview process.  The successful applicant will also be expected to undertake a medical questionnaire.
We would encourage all potential applicants to visit our school prior to submitting an application form. Please contact the school office to arrange a suitable time by phoning 01327 350648 or by emailing
Closing date                       5pm Monday 5th February 2018
We look forward to hearing from you.