• Part Time
  • Permanent
  • Term Time only
  • Reading
  • £17,004 to £17,259 Per year £ / Year
  • 9 June 2024

Website Reading Borough Council

Start date: September 2024 – 32.5 Hours per week – 8.30am to 3.30pm, Term time only


Our friendly expanding schools are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and self-motivated Teaching Assistant. We have lovely, hardworking teams of staff and delightful pupils who deserve the best people working with them.


Katesgrove and Southcote are both Schools Direct Training Schools and are very supportive of staff wishing to develop future Teaching careers through this programme


The successful candidate will:

Have a sound working knowledge of supporting young children’s learning
Demonstrate good interpersonal skills with team members and parents
Have previous experience of working with young children and those with behaviour issues in particular
Have a good standard of spoken and written English
Undertake accredited training
No experience necessary and full training provided


Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.


Application packs can be downloaded from the school website – www.katesgroveprimaryschool.co.uk


Applications considered on receipt.


We reserve the right to close the vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

The Kennet Federation aspires to be an actively anti-racist organisation. We recognise our aspiration as ongoing, involving collective commitment and accountability.

We welcome employees who are committed to and will actively contribute to our efforts to celebrate our cultural diversity and be resolute in advancing inclusion and equity.

We encourage candidates who share our ambition to apply, and we welcome applications from those with protected characteristics.


This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, appropriate references and health clearance.

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