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Job Vacancies

We currently have 1 vacancy at the school.

Teaching and Learning Assistant

26 hours per week

Fixed term contract until 31st August 2019

Scale A1/B1 - £16,881.25 to £18,672 pro rata


We have a fantastic opportunity at Swinnow Primary School - we have a vacancy for a teaching assistant in KS2. The successful candidate will be class based, where they will spend some of their time supporting a child with additional needs and sometime supporting the learning in class.

 Our children are looking for someone to inspire their curiosity; someone to stimulate their thinking; someone to help them explore, investigate and be challenged in their confidence and creativity.

 You might be a recent graduate, thinking about a career in teaching; many of our teaching and learning assistants have gone on to successfully train as teachers.

You might be ready to fulfil an ambition to develop a career supporting children’s learning.

 You might be an experienced teaching assistant, ready for a new challenge.

Whoever you are, you must be committed to supporting children to achieve their best, be flexible, be resilient and have a positive outlook on life. If so, you could be just the person we are looking for!

 To find out more about our school, please visit our website – www.swinnowprimary.com – or better still come and meet us. We warmly welcome prospective candidates to visit on Thursday 24th January 2019 at 11:30pm or 4:30pm. Please contact our office team to let us know if you want to attend.


Closing date: Monday 28th January 2019 at noon.

Interviews: Tuesday 5th February 2019.

 We look forward to hearing from you!

Job Description

Letter from the Headteacher - Mrs Naylor

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