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. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.


Teaching Assistant (2 posts)   Part-time – 28.5 hours per week

Salary:  Grade 4, Scale Points 4 – 5 (£19,264 – £19,650 pa pro rata)

St Edmund’s School is a caring, Catholic school with happy, well-motivated children. The school was judged ‘Good’ by OFSTED in January 2020 and described as a school which ‘inspires pupils with a determination to change the world’.

We are looking for enthusiastic teaching assistants who enjoy working with children and who would be supportive of our school mission statement and the Catholic ethos of our school.

The successful candidates will be committed, energetic 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.

For further information about our school please visit our website:

Application Procedure

Please contact Mrs Caroline Lomas, School Business Manager (01235 521558 or to request an application pack. Applications must be made on the CES Application form only. Completed forms should be returned to .

The closing date for applications is Friday, 24th June 2022 at 4pm.  Interviews will be held week beginning Monday, 4th July 2022.


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