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We currently have the following vacancy:


KS2 Teaching Assistant


Reference:  7272

Organisation:  Risby CEVC Primary School

Place of work:  Risby, Bury St Edmunds

Salary details:  £15,375 pro rata

Job term:  Part Time

Hours:  12 hours pw, 2 days per week, 8.30am to midday, 1pm to 3.30pm, 38 weeks per year

Appointment:  Fixed Term  until 31 August 2018

Closing date:  16 February 2018 01:00 PM

Interview date Thursday 22 February 2018

Required from: 1st March 2018



Risby CEVC Primary School wishes to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated teaching assistant, for a KS2 class.

The role will involve supporting groups of children in class and out of class, with a strong emphasis on improving reading, writing and mathematics skills.

You will:

  • have good literacy and numeracy skills.

  • have recent and relevant experience of working with children, supporting learning, in a KS2 school setting.

  • be highly motivated, with strong teamwork skills and a ‘can do’ approach to your work.

  • be a strong communicator who is a nurturing, patient and positive individual and will be strong at building relationships with pupils, staff and parents.

A very strong commitment to raising aspiration and attainment in an outstanding school is essential.

We can offer you:

  • delightful children

  • a supportive, friendly working environment

  • good opportunities for professional development


    Roll: 179


    The job description and application form are available to download below this advert. If you require any further information please contact Mrs S Miller, Headteacher on 01284 810367.

    Please return your completed application form via email to or by post to Risby CEVCP School, Aylmer Close, Risby, Bury St Edmunds, IP28 6RT.




We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks are required for all posts. We welcome diversity.