Teaching Assistant - Key Stage 2

Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Date Posted: 03 May 2024
  1. Teaching Assistant
£89.45 - £100.45 per day
  1. Long-term

Teaching Assistant - Key Stage 2

Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Teaching Assistant at Chesterfield Primary School

Are you passionate about helping young minds flourish? Do you thrive in a supportive educational environment? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

Chesterfield Primary School is seeking a dedicated Teaching Assistant to join our team and make a real difference in the lives of our Year 5 students. Located in a remote yet picturesque setting, our school provides a unique opportunity to work closely with a close-knit community of staff, students, and families.

Position: Teaching Assistant (Year 5)

Location: Chesterfield Primary School, Remote Location

Contract: Full-time, Fixed Term until Christmas 2024 - 8.30am - 3.30pm

Start Date: As soon as possible

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to the Year 5 class teacher in delivering engaging and effective lessons.
  • Assist with the planning and preparation of teaching materials and resources.
  • Work one-on-one with students to provide targeted support and encouragement.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment where every student feels valued and supported.


  • A Teaching Assistant qualification (Level 2 or above) OR extensive experience working as a Teaching Assistant.
  • Passion for working with children and supporting their educational journey.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team and independently when required.
  • Flexibility, adaptability, and a positive attitude towards challenges.
  • A valid driving license and access to a car (unless living very locally to the school).


  • Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunities for professional development and training.
  • Chance to make a real difference in the lives of young learners.
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment.

If you're ready to take the next step in your career and join a vibrant school community dedicated to excellence in education, we want to hear from you!

Please note that due to the remote location of the school, applicants who do not live locally may require access to a car for commuting.

Chesterfield Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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