Part-time Teaching Assistant at Bootham Junior School

 2 days a week Thursdays and Fridays

Bootham Junior School has a vacancy for an experienced Teaching Assistant to work part-time alongside teaching staff and other professionals in the Early Years team from October 2019, or as soon as possible thereafter. You will support the learning process by providing educational, emotional and practical support to pupils to ensure their wellbeing and development.

The hours are 8am to 3.30pm on Thursdays and Fridays.

Early Years Professional Status, or the equivalent, is essential, and a current paediatric first aid qualification, or the willingness to become qualified early after appointment, is essential.

You must have a patient and caring manner with a genuine love of working with young children.

You should also have the flexibility and willingness to work within other key stages in future if required.

We offer a warm and friendly approach, in a bright and modern environment where all children are supported to reach their full potential and to develop into kind citizens. While founded on Quaker principles, the school embraces families from all faiths and backgrounds. 

Our TAs enjoy generous holidays, free quality lunches, a fantastic working environment and a salary of £17,843 reduced pro rata.

Please complete our application form to apply for this position

Closing date for applications is 10am Thursday 19th September 2019

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 24th and Wednesday 25th September

Bootham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All appointments are subject to a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and other safeguarding procedures.

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact Jenny at