Teaching Assistant (1:1)

St John's Church of England Primary School
Bristol, Bath and NE Somerset
Contract Type
Fixed term contract
Full Time, Term Time
£21575 to £221968 full time equivalent salary
Start Date
As soon as possible
16th January 2023 11:59 PM
Contract Type
Fixed term contract
Job ID
Job Reference
Start Date
As soon as possible
  • Contract Type :Fixed term contract
  • Contract Length: Until 31st July 2023
  • Job ID: 1290042

Teaching Assistant 1:1

Start: ASAP

Salary: Grade 3 (5-6) £21575 to £221968 full time equivalent salary

Location: Keynsham (near Bristol/Bath)

Contract: Full time (32.5hrs per week)

Term time only + 2 INSET days

Term: Fixed term until 31st July 2023

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant linked to a pupil with an Education Health Care Plan (EHCP). This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a small, supportive school with access to good training opportunities. Experience of working in a school is not essential. If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact the school for more details.

The role is to support a KS1 pupil and KS2 pupil with an EHC Plan in the classroom and at playtimes. We would want to appoint a flexible and dedicated professional with the willingness to learn new skills. Please see the Job Description/s Person Specification/s attached. You will be working alongside the class teacher to provide a high standard of support and will need to be able to plan, deliver and monitor work to meet the needs of their Education, Health and Care Plan, as well as adapting materials to support the pupil’s learning and development.

The following attributes are necessary:

  • A variety of communication skills to respond to the needs of the child
  • Empathy and understanding of children's individual learning abilities
  • Knowledge, understanding and experience of working with children who have communication and interaction difficulties
  • Patience and a good sense of humour
  • Flexibility
  • Willing to go the extra mile for the children in their care

To apply: Follow the link to the Futura Learning Partnership job site and apply online.

CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date: 15th January 2023

Interviews: W/C 16th January 2023

PLEASE NOTE: Early applications are encouraged. We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date of the advertisement, should the School be able to appoint an appropriate candidate.

St John’s Primary School is part of the Futura Learning Partnership. The Trust currently comprises of 13 schools and is moving towards its vision of being a truly inclusive provider of 4-19 education in South/East Bristol and Bath.


Safeguarding Statement:

St John's Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
St John's Church of England Primary School

St John's Church of England Primary School

Part of Futura Learning Partnership

Futura Learning Partnership