Crooksbarn Primary School

Petrel Crescent, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees, TS20 1SN



Teaching Assistant, Fixed-term until 19th April 2020 (Band 5) Spinal Column Point 5 £4,789.38 per annum (pro rata), 11.25 hours per week, term time only (190 days per year).


Crooksbarn Primary School wishes to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and imaginative Teaching Assistant to support the learning of pupils. The successful candidate will work on the following working schedule supporting either the Nursery Class or Year 1/2.


  • Monday 8.45 – 3pm
  • Tuesday 8.30 – 3.15pm


This position will commence as soon as possible.


Applicants will possess NVQ Level 2 or equivalent. The school is looking for applicants with excellent communication and ICT skills, who can develop effective relationships with pupils and colleagues, and be able to follow teachers’ plans.


Candidates should be suitably qualified and experienced and be able to meet the criteria detailed on the person specification.


This post is fixed-term until 19th April 2020.


Candidates must only apply using the application form provided; CV’s will not be accepted.


Closing date for receipt of applications is 9.00am, Friday 27th September 2019


Interviews will be held during the week commencing 30th September 2019


Crooksbarn Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such the successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.


For an informal discussion about the position please contact Chris Twiby, Headteacher on 01642 531750.

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