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Ashfield Primary School

Teaching Assistant: KS1


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Teaching Assistant

Temporary for one year but the possibility of this becoming permanent

A1/B1 (starting salary £18,065 pro rata - £9.36 per hour)
Required for September 2019


Ashfield Primary School is a friendly, caring and inclusive school where all staff work hard to achieve the best for our children.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, hardworking and highly motivated person to join our school as a general Classroom Assistant from 8:45am to 3:30pm.


The successful candidate will:

  • be able to work well as part of a team;
  • have high expectations of the children in terms of achievement and behaviour;
  • have good literacy, numeracy, ICT and communication skills;
  • be able to demonstrate flexible working practises;
  • be able to build strong relationships with pupils, parents and staff.


Experience of working with children with SENDis desirable.


In return we can offer:

  • opportunity to work with amazing children;
  • the support of experienced and dedicated staff;
  • a commitment to professional development;
  • fantastic facilities.

We accept a completed Ashfield Primary School Application Form and covering letter only by post or email (CV’s will not be accepted).  Further details and an application form are available from

Joanne Staton, Admin Assistant at Ashfield Primary School, Weston Lane, Otley, West Yorkshire, LS21 2DF or by email to 2 references will be required, one needs to be from your Headteacher if you currently work in a school.


The closing date for completed applications is Monday 24th June at 12.00 noon. We will be short-listing on Tuesday, 25th June and the interviews will take place on Wednesday 3rd July.

Ashfield Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced CRB Disclosure. 


We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the diversity of Leeds.





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