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Teaching Assistant




Castle Mead School

Closing date:

Tuesday 14th May 2019 at 9.00am

Interview date:

Tuesday 21st May 2019

28.5 hours per week / MDSA – 2.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 8.45am – 3.15pm
Thursday 8.45am – 4.30pm


£18,795 – £19,554 dependant on experience and qualifications                  

Role overview:

We believe that children only get one chance to experience childhood and that they have an absolute right to the highest quality of education. We are passionate about providing memorable learning opportunities for all children and are looking for confident practitioners who demonstrate outstanding classroom practice.

We are seeking to appoint Teaching Assistants to support our teaching teams. You will initially be based at Castle Mead School working as part of the team in our energetic setting. You will help ensure the safety and well-being of the children at all times and act as a responsible carer.   

 We are seeking applicants who are:

  • Passionate about improving learning opportunities for all children within a creative curriculum
  • Able to form positive relationships and foster the characteristics of effective early learning
  • Committed to valuing and supporting the development of each child
  • Motivated to develop rich learning opportunities through play and playful teaching
  • Flexible, with a strong commitment to teamwork
  • Energetic and enthusiastic with a good sense of humour
About the Mead Academy Trust