Employment Opportunities

Teaching Assistant Vacancy

Salary:             Scale 2, spine points 3-4 (£21,408-£21,795 per annum, full time equivalent)

          The above salary will be paid on a pro-rata and annualised basis.

Contract:          Permanent

Hours:              8.30am until 3.30pm Monday to Friday (term time only, including inset days)


Inspire Partnership Academy Trust

Foxfield Primary School is part of Inspire Partnership Academy Trust, a family of schools across Greenwich, Medway and Croydon who aim to offer a life changing education to children. Our schools work in collaboration to transform the lives of the children and communities we serve.


The Role:

 We are looking to appoint an experienced Teaching Assistant who is passionate about all pupils’ learning and has a positive, inclusive approach to education.

You will need:

  • Recent and relevant experience of working with children across the primary age range, 3 – 11 years. Experience of working with children with special educational needs would be an advantage.
  • Flexibility and adaptability in the role, you may be working with a whole class, a small group or individual children
  • A desire and enthusiasm to make a difference for our children with a caring and approachable nature
  • High expectations for all pupils
  • Experience of working with children with ASD/ADHD
  • To be highly motivated, have strong team work skills and be able to communicate effectively with staff, pupils and parents
  • Educated to GCSE level standard or equivalent with passes including English and Maths at Grade C or above.

We can offer:

  • A welcoming school with high expectations for all
  • Motivated children who are excited about their learning
  • A supportive and forward thinking leadership team
  • A commitment to professional development for all staff

Closing date:   Tuesday 18 January 2022 (12pm)

Interview:         Week beginning 24 January 2022

Start Date:       As soon as possible (dependent on relevant checks and references being received)

For further details and to download an application pack, please click below:

Job Description

Person Specification

Application Form

Completed application forms may be emailed to sao1@foxfield.greenwich.sch.uk

Foxfield Primary School, Sandbach Place, SE18 7EX, part of the Inspire Partnership Academy Trust, is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.