Teaching Assistant and Higher Level Teaching Assistant

All Saints CE Primary School is a 4 class village school with mixed age classes.  We pride ourselves on our warm and welcoming ethos and have dedicated staff and enthusiastic pupils.  We are a member of St Christopher’s Multi Academy Trust as a school we are continually looking to develop our practice.

Our governing body are seeking to appoint an inspirational and motivated Teaching Assistant and Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our team ASAP.  These are two separate posts but the ideal candidate would undertake both roles. There may also be the opportunity of some Meal Time Assistant hours.

Working alongside Beer C of E Primary as part of the Ark Federation and St Christopher’s Multi Academy Trust, this is an exciting opportunity to help shape the future development of our school.

We offer:

  • A welcoming school with a strong ethos and values;
  • Children who are happy and motivated to learn;
  • An experienced, supportive and welcoming staff team who genuinely want the best for our pupils;
  • A strong commitment to continuing improvement;
  • A commitment to your professional development.

We are looking to appoint an inclusive practitioner who:

– Is enthusiastic and dedicated;

– Can make the curriculum exciting and personalise it to the needs of different groups of children;

– Has high expectations of children;

– Is sensitive to the needs of different children;

– Is passionate about helping children to learn and providing them with a range of opportunities and suitable challenge;

– Has a strong desire to improve outcomes for all children;

– Helps children overcome barriers to learning;

– Can think in creative ways to make learning accessible for all;

– Shows commitment, enthusiasm, empathy and resilience;

– Is flexible to work both as part of a team and with the wider community of professionals;

– Is willing to bring enthusiasm to all aspects of school life;

– Recent experience of working in upper Key Stage 2.

We would be delighted to show you around our school – please contact the school office on 01297 32761 to arrange a mutually convenient time.  Similarly, if you would like to discuss the post further, please do not hesitate to contact us.

HLTA Job Description

HLTA Person Specification

Teaching Assistant Job Description

Teaching Assistant Person Specification

Application Form Non Teaching Staff

Your completed application form should be returned to

The closing date for applications is Monday 18th November. Please apply by noon on the closing date.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by email.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 21st November.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires a DBS disclosure.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.