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'Promoting a love of learning'
'Promoting a love of learning'


Teaching Assistant




PCD2.5A (£17,419-£17,772 PER ANNUM PRO RATA)


Crosby Ravensworth C E (Aided) School


Crosby Ravensworth




CA10 3JJ  

OR: 27, aged 4-11 years


Head teacher: Mr D Priestley


Required as soon as possible for 26 hours per week with the option of regular extra hours at afterschool club – this will be a temporary contract due to fluctuating pupil numbers but initially until 31st August 2018. Term time only (38 weeks + 1 week during holiday periods)

We seek a flexible and highly motivated teaching assistant to bring their skills to our very happy small rural primary school in the heart of the Eden Valley.  Enthusiasm essential!  Our recent OFSTED inspection described the school as placing pupils’ achievement and well-being at the heart of everything we do.


Crosby Ravensworth CE (A) School is friendly and welcoming, with a small but hardworking and committed team of staff.  We are looking for a teaching assistant, qualified to NVQ level 2 or above or equivalent, who has relevant experience and can provide excellent references.  Key responsibilities will include:


  • Supporting teaching and learning in each of the two classes – working with groups and individuals.  Good maths skills important.
  • Delivering intervention in reading, writing and maths to individuals and small groups with special education needs.
  • Supporting a child with type 1 diabetes.  Full training will be given.

We are a Church of England Primary School with a distinctive Christian ethos and strong links with the local church. The school is at the heart of our village community and we strive together as a team to provide a broad and exciting education for all our children.

If you are interested in the vacancy we would like to hear from you. For an application form and job description, click the links at the top of the page.  To arrange a visit, please contact the school on 01931 715265 or by email - . Application forms should be returned by 15.00hrs on Friday 17th November, preferably by email (but not essential). Shortlisting and interviews will be held during the week commencing 20th November.


Crosby Ravensworth C E (A) School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced check being sought from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).