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Teaching Assistant (Level 2) (Closing Date: Midnight Thursday 22nd October 2020)

Teaching Assistant

TA Level 2

15 hours per week (term time only)


Wigginton Primary School

Westfield Lane



YO32 2FZ


Tel: 01904 552225


Wigginton Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic level 2 teaching assistant to work across our KS1 classes from September 2020 until July 2021.  The successful candidate will join a strong team of teaching assistants that support individuals and groups of students with learning and/or emotional and social needs. Previous experience supporting small groups with learning is essential and it is vital that candidates have a commitment to a child-centred approach, a willingness to learn and develop, along with enthusiasm and a good sense of humour! 


In return, we will offer:

  • a supporting and caring environment
  • continuing professional development
  • pupils with a positive attitude to learning
  • friendly and supportive colleagues


The hours are: Monday to Friday, 9am to 12 noon.


This is a fixed term post, until 26th July 2020 working with small groups of children under the guidance of class teacher/SENCO.  There is also the potential for these hours to increase.


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.


An application form and further details are detailed below. Please be aware school is closed for the Summer Holidays from 17th July to 3rd September. The office will be open from 9am on 4th September if you have any queries during the holidays.


Closing Date: Midnight Thursday 22 October 2020


Interviews: Week beginning Monday 2 November 2020