Sir John Nelthorpe School

Sir John Nelthorpe School

Teaching Assistant (Level 2) - September 2024

Teaching Assistant (Level 2)

From 1st September 2024
Term Time plus 5 days

32.5hrs per week (8:30am - 3:30pm, Mon-Fri)
Salary scale 5-9 (Grade 4)
£23,500 - £25,119 (£17,599 - £18,811 pro rata)

Sir John Nelthorpe School is a vibrant and inclusive school dedicated to providing a nurturing and stimulating environment for all pupils. Our mission is to foster academic excellence, personal growth, and a love for learning. We are seeking a passionate and dedicated Teaching Assistant to join our dynamic team and support our students in reaching their full potential.

As a Teaching Assistant at Sir John Nelthorpe School, you will play a crucial role in supporting teachers and enhancing the educational experience of our pupils. Your primary responsibility will be to assist in the delivery of engaging lessons, provide one-on-one support to pupils, and contribute to the overall positive atmosphere of the school.

As a Teaching Assistant you will assist teachers in preparing and delivering lessons. Provide individualized support to pupils, including those with special educational needs. Help maintain a positive and inclusive classroom environment. Support pupils with their academic and social development.

Assist with the preparation of teaching materials and classroom resources.

Supervise pupils during breaks, lunchtime, and school activities. Work collaboratively with teachers and other staff to ensure the well-being of all pupils and perform administrative tasks as needed.

Whilst previous experience as a Teaching Assistant or in a similar educational role is preferred it is not essential however you should have a genuine passion for working with young people and helping them succeed. You will need excellent communication and interpersonal skills, have the ability to work effectively as part of a team. Have patience, empathy, and a positive attitude.

In return we will provide a supportive and friendly working environment with excellent opportunities for professional development and training and most importantly the chance to make a real difference in the lives of young people.

If you are enthusiastic, dedicated, and ready to contribute to the success of our pupils, we would love to hear from you. Please complete the standard North Lincs application form. We look forward to receiving your application by post or by email to by Monday 24th June at 9:00am

For more information about our school and this exciting opportunity, please visit our website at

Sir John Nelthorpe School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and supportive reference.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, or age.

If you feel that you would like to discuss this post before applying please contact Mrs E McCracken, SENDo by email: or telephone: 01652 656551

TA Job Description and Person Specification-March 24.pdf
Recruitment Information.pdf
Teaching Assistant Advert - June 2024.pdf
Application for Employment (Current).pdf

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