Level 2 / Grade 4 Teaching Assistant 36 hours per week, term time plus 5 inset days


Fixed term contract for 12 months from September 2024.

Starting salary £23,893 pro rata (pay award pending).

The Head teacher and Governors of St Barnabas CE Primary School and Nursery are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Teaching Assistant to join our team.

The successful candidate will work with and supervise individuals and groups of children under the direction of teaching &/or senior staff, inclusive of specific individual learning needs, enabling access to learning for all pupils and assistance and support in classroom management and behaviour techniques and providing specialist support in a specific curriculum/resource area.

The successful candidate will hold relevant qualifications and be able to:

  • Demonstrate a commitment to raising standards through classroom support and leading on intervention programmes in EYFS, KS1 and/or KS2
  • Promote the inclusion and wellbeing of all pupils
  • Set high expectations for themselves and the children they work with
  • Show flexibility and draw on a range of strategies in helping pupils achieve positive outcomes in their learning.
  • Maintain a high quality learning environment at all times.


Interested candidates are most welcome and actively encouraged to visit the school prior to making an application. Please phone 01925 633606 or email [email protected] to make an appointment.


Applications must be submitted to the Headteacher at [email protected] on approved forms only. 

St Barnabas CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. Enhanced DBS clearance will be required. Further details can be found on http://www.homeoffice.gov.uk/crime/vetting-barring-scheme  

Shortlisted candidates should be aware that online searches will be carried out as part of our due diligence checks.


Closing date for applications: 12pm Monday 17th June 2024

Shortlisting: week commencing 17th June 2024

Lesson observations and interviews: Monday 24th June 2024

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Our Vision

Preparing for a positive future,
achieved through faith

“Let your light shine”Matthew 5:16

About Us

St BarnabasChurch of England Primary School

St Barnabas is a very special place where we prepare our children for a positive future, achieved through faith and aim to give our children the knowledge, skills, self-belief and love of learning to ‘let their light shine’.

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St Barnabas Church of England Primary SchoolCollin Street, Warrington, Cheshire WA5 1TG

Mrs WalshOffice Manager

01925 633606 [email protected]

Miss Jane Hodgkinson | Headteacher

Mrs J Fisher | SEN Contact