Teaching Assistant (Primary Section) - Mayfield School

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Job type

Term Time, Permanent


£16,667 - £17,019

Closing date

1 October 2021

Post: Teaching Assistant (Primary Section)

Salary: Band 3, point 3 to 4 (actual salary £16,667 to £17,019)

Terms: Permanent/Term Time only

Closing Date: 4pm, Friday 1st October 2021

We are seeking to appoint additional support staff to work within our EY, KS1 or KS2 classes. This role involves:

  • Supporting the class teacher to ensure that children make outstanding progress;
  • Working 1 to 1 or with small groups of pupils to support their learning in class;
  • Run intervention sessions 1 to 1 or with small groups. Full training will be given for this aspect of the role.

Candidates for this post should be skilled at working with young children and be prepared to work in assigned classes across our Primary Section. We are particularly interested in recruiting Early Years specialists to work in Year R. All support staff run extra-curricular clubs 4 days out of 5 and therefore a commitment to these is essential.

For further information and to apply, please visit the vacancies page of the Mayfield School website: Vacancies | Mayfield School to complete an application form. Please return applications by 4:00pm on Friday 1st October to Mrs. Lynne Hollis, PA to the Headteacher, on  hollis@mayfield.portsmouth.sch.uk

If you would like to discuss this post informally, then please contact the Headteacher’s PA on the email address above. Please note that we will be interviewing suitable candidates as we receive their applications, consequently, early applications are advised – we may close this recruitment process once all posts are filled.

Mayfield is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to criminal records bureau checks along with other relevant pre-employment checks.