Teaching Assistant - St Edmund's Catholic School

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Job type

Term Time, Permanent


£11,248 - £13,498 Per Annum

Closing date

15 August 2022

St Edmund’s is a popular Voluntary Aided secondary school in the heart of Portsmouth and serves a wide area.  It is an Outstanding school (Ofsted 2016) serving a diverse population.  The Governors are seeking to appoint to the following post:

Teaching Assistant (REF: TA01)

25 hours or 30 hours per week Term Time Only

Pay Band 4 £19,280 FTE

£11,248.34 Pro Rata 25 hours

£13,498 Pro Rata 30 hours

 25 hours 8.30am to 3pm (Monday to Friday)

30 hours 8.30am to 4pm (Monday to Friday

 Start Date: September 2022

We are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to start in September 2022.  The successful candidate will be caring and enthusiastic and will have a genuine commitment to supporting the academic progress of pupils aged 11-16.   The candidate will be part of the Learning Support Department and will work with pupils with Special Educational Needs and/or disabilities and also with VI (Visually Impaired) students.   The candidate must be educated to at least GCSE level.   The successful candidate will also be required to undertake administrative duties as directed by the SENCO.

The role is term time only.

Applications should be returned FAO: Headteacher, St Edmund’s

Catholic School, Arundel Street, Portsmouth, PO1 1RX quoting the reference “TA01” or electronically to recruitment@saintedmunds.org.uk

Please download the application pack from our school website:


In line with Safer Recruitment guidance we DO NOT accept CV’s.

If you are interested in applying please submit an application form and shortlisted candidates will be interviewed prior to this.  The closing date is Monday 15th August 2022.

The school is committed to safeguarding and the promoting the welfare of children, and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  DBS disclosure at Enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of appointment.