Teaching Assistant(s) (St Benet’s)


Posted on: Friday 26 June 2020

Diss Primary Academy Partnership

Diss Primary Academy Partnership 

Website: dissjunior.stbenets.org

Tel: 01379 642675

Email: sbm@diss.stbenets.org

We are looking to recruit the following from 1 September 2020

Teaching Assistant(s) 

(Up to two posts available)

  • Up to 30 hours a week, 8.30 am – 3.30 pm, term time plus 1 week (39 weeks)
  • Monday to Friday (1-hour lunch break)
  • Fixed term contract for one year to be based at Diss CE Junior Academy initially
  • Scale Point 5-6 (£18795 – £19171 full time equivalent) depending on experience
  • All appointments are subject to a six-month probationary period
  • If you have the capacity and desire to help children learn either ‘music’ or ‘computing’, please highlight on your application form and this will be explored further at interview.


Please note that it is school policy to request references before interview.

Diss Primary Academy Partnership is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and undertake a DBS check. 

This post comes under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations, and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations.

Closing date: Thursday 16 July 2020

How to apply

An application pack is available online or from the school via email. All applications must be on the school’s application form. Whilst we may not be able to host school tours for interested applicants at this time, if you would like further information, please contact Sarah Hammond, School Business Manager, on 01379 642675.

Completed applications must include details of how you meet the criteria set out in the Person Specification as well as any relevant experience that has prepared you for this job.  This should be sent to the School Business Manager at sbm@diss.stbenets.org

Closing date:   9am on 16 July 2020
Expected Interview date:   w/c 20 July 2020