Thank you for your interest in working at our school.  At St Edmund’s we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect that all staff and volunteers share this commitment.  The successful applicant for any position will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the DBS (fomerly CRB).

Current vacancy:

Teaching Assistant (Part-time, fixed-term contract – 27.5 hours per week)

Salary:  Scale 4, Points 11 -13 (£17,007 – £17,391 pa pro rata)

St Edmund’s School is a caring, Catholic school with happy, well-motivated children and an established staff.  The school was judged ‘Good’ in all categories by OFSTED in May 2016 and described as ‘a thriving, multicultural community where boys and girls from different backgrounds get along together extremely well’ and where ‘teachers have high expectations of pupils’ work and behaviour’.

We are looking to appoint a fixed term Teaching Assistant for the academic year 2018-19.

The successful candidate will be committed, enthusiastic and flexible and will undertake the normal duties of a Teaching Assistant, including:


  • Supporting individual pupils and small groups with their learning and behaviour
  • Helping to create a stimulating environment for learning with the support of the team
  • Half hour lunchtime supervision per day.


Further details and an application pack are available on the school website or from the School Office.


Applications must be made on the Catholic Education Service application form only.


The closing date for applications is Friday, 22nd June 2018 at 12 noon.  Interviews will be held on Friday, 29th June 2018.

NB All applications must be on the CES documents only.

If you would like to know more about us do take a look at our website on then call our friendly office team on 01235 521558 to make an appointment to come and visit us. We can guarantee you will be warmly welcomed.



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