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Teaching Assistant
  • Employer: Our Lady of Grace
  • Reference: OLOG/22/221200
  • Published: Wed 30/11/2022, 13:03 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 14/12/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: 36 hours per week
  • Salary: Unqualified Scale 2 point 3 £21,783 (pro rata) ----------------Qualified Scale 3 point 5 - £22,575 (pro rata)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: St Joachim's Catholic Primary School, Newham

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Teaching Assistant

Headteacher: Mr. J. Allen
Shipman Road
Custom House
E16 3DT
Tel: 0207 476 1658
E mail:

Start Date: January 2023

We are looking to recruit teaching assistants to come and join our team of happy and highly motivated staff and pupils. St. Joachim’s is a caring and friendly Catholic primary school that is on a journey of expansion to 2 forms of entry, and is part of a growing Catholic Academy Trust.

We can offer you:

  • an outstanding Catholic school with motivated and enthusiastic pupils
  • excellent opportunities for personalised CPD
  • fantastic career progression opportunities
  • easy access by transport and parking available
  • Smart Clinic well-being package

Our successful candidate will:

  • be fully committed to our Catholic ethos
  • be passionate and ambitious about the education of all children
  • have high expectations and a commitment to raising standards
  • enjoy working in a strong team environment
  • be flexible to the changing needs of the school and academy

Applicants should be enthusiastic, patient, flexible, hardworking, proactive and able to work with a variety of age groups and learning needs. The post is based at St Joachim’s and will include both whole class and individual 1to1 support. To learn more about our school please look through our school website:

GCSE or equivalent qualifications in English, maths and science are desirable and excellent spoken and written English would be an advantage. Candidates with a creative or sporting interest or background would be very welcomed.

Shortlisted candidates will be required to take a maths and English test and have a school based interview.

The schools in the Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and medical questionnaire.

Tests and interviews will take place Monday 19th December 2022.

Applications can be returned to the school by email: referencing in the title Teaching Assistant TA22. Applications by post or hand are also welcome.

Completed forms need to be returned to St Joachim’s by 12.00pm Wednesday 14th December 2022.

St Joachim’s Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to employment checks. References will be sought and the successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure + Barring Service Check.