Current Vacancies:

Current Vacancies:

Current Vacancies:

Current Vacancies:

Position: Teaching Assistant

Organisation - Tarka Learning Partnership

Work Location – Sticklepath Community Primary Academy

Pupils on Roll - 481

Salary details - NJC Grade C SP 4 (£18,933 pa, pro rated)

Job term – Fixed term until 31st August 2022

Appointment type - Part time (27.5 hours per week - 39 weeks per year)


Closing Date – Thursday 11th November 2021

Interview date – Tuesday 16th November 2021

Required as soon as possible - fixed term contract linked to additional funding


Sticklepath Community Primary Academy is looking to appointment a highly motivated Teaching Assistant to join our hardworking and dedicated classroom support team.  You will be required to carry out a range of teaching and learning activities including assessment and planning, preparing resources, setting up and managing the learning environment and maintaining pupil records. 


We are looking for someone who:

  • Is able to build strong appropriate relationships with children, parents and staff

  • Has excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work well as part of a team

  • Is strongly committed to improving outcomes for all children but especially the most vulnerable in our community

  • Is committed to our Growth Mindset ethos and their own personal journey as a learner

  • Has secure literacy and numeracy skills, ideally at GCSE Grade C or above which includes English and Maths

  • Is possibly considering a career in education / teaching


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This appointment is subject to safer recruitment procedures, receipt of satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS with Children’s barred list clearance. ​


This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.


If you are interested in this vacancy please download and complete the application form and return by email to