Position: Teaching Assistant

Contract: Temporary until end of academic year - July 2023

Salary: Grade 4 (SCP6 £21,968 FTE); actual salary January - July: £4,058 (£11.39 per hour)

Hours: 14 hours per week (Tuesdays and Thursdays)

DBS check: Enhanced

Closing date: 12:00pm Monday 13th February 2023

Interviews: Friday 17th February 2023

Visits to view the school are strongly advised. 

The governors of Chelford CE Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and caring Teaching Assistant to join our team and play an integral role in the next phase of the School’s development.

We are looking for an enthusiastic practitioner who possesses a positive, ‘can do’ attitude, flexibility and a desire to make a difference to our pupils. In addition, the successful candidate will have relevant and recent experience working in a primary classroom setting, high expectations and a commitment to ensuring that pupils with additional needs are able to prosper and succeed, both personally and academically.

We are looking for a team player; someone who is willing to work alongside others and under the guidance of class teachers and the Headteacher. Excellent inter-personal skills and the ability to communicate in a positive, encouraging manner are essential qualities. The successful candidate will work alongside, and support, pupils with specific learning needs; experience of delivering strategies identified on EHCPs and SEN Support Plans would be desirable. In addition, the successful candidate will be available to support learning in both KS1 and KS2 class settings and therefore, a knowledge and understanding of both KS1 and KS2 National Curriculum programmes of study would again be desirable.

Working hours are 8:30am - 3:30pm Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Prospective candidates are welcome to view the School. Contact Andy Brady: or 01625861351 to make an appointment. 


Chelford CE Primary School is committed to promoting the wellbeing and safety of all pupils and staff and is wholly committed to safeguarding all members of the School community. Any appointment would be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and satisfactory references.



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