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Job Ref No. ECC8823327-40S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Point 3 - 5
Position Start Date: 01/10/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 11/07/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: Early September  

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Teaching Assistant

Date Required: September 2022

Salary: LGPS 3 - 5

Closing Date: Monday 11th July

Interviews: to be confirmed - early September

Hours: All day 8.30 - 3.25 (1 hour lunch)

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated Teaching Assistant to join our hard-working and friendly team.

The successful candidates will be:

· able to work positively within our whole school team

· able to demonstrate initiative and flexibility

· confident in supporting pupils to become independent learners

· good at organising

· approachable, patient and understanding

· willing to support the Catholic ethos of the school

The main duty of the Teaching Assistant within our school is to work in partnership with the Class Teacher to support pupil learning in line with the Early Years curriculum and National Curriculum, SEND code of practice and school policies and procedures.

The successful candidate must hold at least a GSCE grade C in English and Maths.

NVQ Level 2 or equivalent would be advantageous but not essential.


Visits to the school are welcome. To arrange a visit or for an application pack, please contact Mrs Sears on the above number/email address.

APPLICATIONS CAN ONLY BE ACCEPTED ON THE CATHOLIC EDUCATION SERVICE FORM Available from St. Helen's School Website ( or direct from the school. Please ensure you complete and return all forms. Email addresses for your referees help us speed up your application.

Appointment will be subject to references, DBS and medical clearance.

Information about the School

St. Helen's Catholic Primary is a multi-cultural school in Westcliff on Sea, Essex. St. Helen’s is part of the Assisi Catholic Trust.

Our school has been expanding over the last few years to a two form entry school.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Sally Sears
North Road, Westcliff-on-Sea
Essex, SS0 7AY
Telephone: 01702 343823

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