Classroom Teaching Assistant

Classroom Teaching Assistant

32.5 hours per week, (8:30am to 3:30pm daily) 39 weeks per annum

Salary Range Trust Grade 2, Range 3 to 5 £22,737 to £23,500

Pro-rata salary: £17,156 - £17,732

 Fixed term until 31 August 2025

Start date 1st September 2024

You will be required to support the development of pupils’ teaching and learning and their physical and mental wellbeing on a one-to-one or in a small group basis. As part of a team you will help to encourage and develop independent learning, promoting excellent behaviours and creating a vibrant, happy and exciting learning environment, enabling our children to achieve their best. 

With a good knowledge and understanding of how to support learning for children and building effective relationships with children, staff and parents, you will assist in providing a wide range of activities and learning activities.  Ensuring a safe environment, you will prepare and clear away materials and resources as required. With good interpersonal and communication skills, you will be organised, flexible and have the presence to inspire confidence and trust so as to develop and nurture independence. Previous experience is preferred but not essential.

We believe you will find Berewood Primary School a welcoming environment in which staff are supportive of each other and share a passion for teaching and learning.  If you share our values and would like to find out more about the post, we would be delighted if you would like to visit our school.

In return, you will find a rewarding role and be part of the University of Chichester Multi-Academy Trust offering added benefits and opportunities. Each of our academies has a unique identity, but a shared belief in creating a positive and enriching environment, where all staff feel valued. 

Informal enquires are very much welcomed and we invite you to visit us to learn more about the values and vision of the school.  In the first instance please contact Mrs Megan Carter on 02394 006070 or email          

For full details and an application pack please visit or alternatively call the office on 023 9400 6070

Closing date: Friday 12th July 2024 at 12 noon.     

Interview date: Wednesday 17th July 2024