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Hindpool Nursery School

A community that loves to learn

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Hindpool Nursery School

A community that loves to learn


Teaching Assistant: Fixed Term, Part Time, Year Round

Starting as soon as possible to the end of the school year August 2022

 12.30pm. until 3.30 p.m. with some additional hours (20 Hours weekly)

Salary PCD5A, £10.21 (Hourly Rate), £19,698 per annum pro rata


Due to Maternity Leave and changing needs in our school intake we are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work with our experienced team supporting the learning and teaching of our 2 year olds including SEN pupils. This post will also include some additional hours (until 5.30pm) to cover after-school supervision and childcare over the school holidays.


The successful candidate will

  • Be a passionate, committed classroom practitioner with a good understanding of the requirements for working with children with additional needs.
  • Be qualified to at least NVQ Level2 including Early Years supporting teaching and learning skills or equivalent, NVQ Level 3 would be an advantage
  • Demonstrate effective knowledge of EYFS
  • Demonstrate excellent literacy and numeracy skills
  • Support the inclusive ethos of the school
  • Be a committed, enthusiastic and flexible team member
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills to inspire, support and motivate children
  • Have the ability to deliver one-to-one and small group activities and will be expected to contribute to planning, monitoring and assessment of pupils they work with under the guidance of key workers
  • Have high expectation of themselves and children


Hindpool Nursery School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced check from the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) evidence of appropriate qualifications, satisfactory references and a pre-employment health check.


Closing Date for applications Monday 8th November 2018 at 9.00am

Interviews will be held on Monday 15th November 2021

Covid safe visits to our Nursery are welcome. Please telephone to make an appointment. Application packs can be requested by email from or by contacting the school.