Teaching Assistants

Bridge Farm Primary School
Whitchurch, Bristol
Contract Type
Fixed term contract
Part Time
£21575 to £21968 full time equivalent salary
Start Date
1st January 2023
7th December 2022 11:59 PM
Contract Type
Fixed term contract
Job ID
Job Reference
Start Date
1st January 2023
  • Contract Type :Fixed term contract
  • Contract Length: Until 31st August 2023
  • Job ID: 1290372

Teaching Assistant x3

Start: January 2023 (or as soon as possible thereafter)

Salary: Grade 3 (5-6) £21575 to £21968 full time equivalent salary

Location: Keynsham (near Bristol/Bath)

Contract: Part time (32.5 hrs per week) Term time only + Inset days

Term: Fixed Term Contract until 31.8.2023

Bridge Farm Primary School is a successful and thriving 3 form entry primary school in south Bristol. We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to provide general and specific assistance to pupils and staff under the direction, guidance and direct supervision of the classroom teacher.

The successful candidate will have:

  • demonstrable knowledge of how children learn and how to motivate them
  • demonstrable knowledge of strategies for phonics, spelling, reading and number skills
  • relevant educational experience supporting a child/children in a primary school setting
  • experience of working with children who have a wide variety of educational needs
  • be suitably qualified, with at least GNVQ level 2 or equivalent.
  • the ability to adopt a patient, caring and nurturing approach – listening to and talking with our pupils
  • a commitment to developing the full potential of our youngest children
  • an ability to adapt and work on their own initiative
  • high expectations of children’s achievement, progress and behaviour
  • the capacity to work as part of a team, demonstrating good inter-personal skills

We can offer:

  • welcoming children with a love for learning
  • a friendly working environment set in attractive grounds
  • a supportive staff and governing body
  • further training and development opportunities

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

CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date: Wednesday 7th December 2022 @11.59pm

Interviews: TBC

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

Bridge Farm Primary School is part of the Futura Learning Partnership. The Trust currently comprises of 14 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:

Bridge Farm 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. All appointments will be subject to appropriate vetting, including and an enhanced DBS disclosure check.
Bridge Farm Primary School

Bridge Farm Primary School

Part of Futura Learning Partnership

Futura Learning Partnership