Teaching Assistant with PE/Sport focus

Job Description

School: Whitefriars Church of England Primary Academy
Location: Whitefriars CE Primary Academy
Salary: Pay Grade – 23 hours 20 minutes as Classroom Assistant Grade C (£15,115 - £15,375 per annum) 14 hours 30 minutes paid as Instructor Rate – (£12.85 - £20.34 per hour).
Type: Part Time
Contract Term: Required to start September 2019
Start Date: 2019-05-24
Deadline: 2019-06-05

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, creative and dynamic teaching assistant. You will have a varied role in the school including:

Breakfast club: supporting existing staff and leading sport activities
Break time/Lunchtime clubs: organising and leading the sports zone each day
After school club: leading a daily after school club with a sports’ focus
Classroom support: working as a teaching assistant across the school

You will be someone who:
Is passionate about working with children and is able to inspire children to be the best that they can be
Has experience working with children including delivering sport sessions
Is organised, proactive and confident in planning and preparing
Is able to ‘Bring learning to life’
Has excellent English/Maths skills – GCSE grade C or above(or NV2 equivalent)
Has a sports coach qualification e.g. NPECTS, coaching award
Is able to work constructively as part of a team
Has good communication skills and can demonstrate positive attitudes, values and behaviours
We can offer you:

Well behaved children who love to learn and are a real credit to our school
Dedicated, caring and supportive colleagues
A motivated school which is constantly striving to improve
A well-resourced school that embraces challenge
Opportunity for professional development


Whitefriars Church of England Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this. The successful candidate will be expected to complete a DBS check.



How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, please complete a supporting letter/statement and hand in to the school office in a sealed envelope.


Closing date: Wednesday 5 June

Interview date: w/c Monday 10 June

Diocese of Norwich Education and Academies Trust. Company no: 8737435.