Cookridge Holy Trinity
Church of England (VA) Primary School

The Best For Every Child -
a Unique Child of God.

Green Lane, Cookridge Leeds, LS16 7EZ
Telephone: 0113 2253 040


We currently have a Teaching Assistant position which is 12.30 hours per week Monday to Friday 1-3.30 please see details below

Teaching Assistant Level 2

Closing date: Friday 01st December 2023 12 noon

Shortlisting date: Monday 4th December 2023

Interviews Friday 8th December 2023

B3 pt 7-11 (£22,369-£24,054) pro rata

Temporary until 31st August 2024 12.30 hours per week 1.00-3.30 Monday to Friday term time only

To start as soon as possible.

The Headteacher and Governors of Cookridge Holy Trinity are looking to appoint a highly motivated, Level 2 Teaching Assistant to join our hardworking and enthusiastic team supporting pupils in our school. We are a vibrant, and welcoming Church of England Voluntary Aided primary school providing opportunities for every child to succeed within a distinctive Christian character.

It will be desirable if the successful candidate has the following:

  • GCSE grade C or above or equivalent in English and Maths
  • Good communication skills and who enjoys working as part of a team.
  • High expectations of pupil achievement and behaviour.
  • Willingness to work with children with special educational needs.

We can offer you:

  • Happy, confident children who enjoy learning and achieve well;
  • Talented, dedicated, hard working and caring staff;
  • A fully supportive and active Governing Body;
  • Supportive parents;
  • A welcoming, friendly, well resourced school.

The hours for this post are 31 hours per week, term time only.

The Pay scale is B3 pts 7-11 (£22,369-£24,054) pro rata

If you feel you have the enthusiasm and commitment to contribute to the on going development of this successful, friendly and supportive church school, we would like to hear from you. If you would like to find out more about us visit our website.

To apply for this vacancy please send the completed Application Form via email to the School Business Manager or post to Cookridge Holy Trinity C of E (A) Primary School, Green Lane, Cookridge, Leeds. LS16 7EZ.

Closing date: Friday 01st December 2023 12 noon

Shortlisting date: Monday 4th December 2023

Interviews Friday 8th December 2023

Interviews for successful candidates: Friday 8th December 2023.

The selection process will include an activity based for around 20 minutes with a small group of children and then a formal interview.

Appointments are made subject to an Enhanced DBS Check. Cookridge Holy Trinity Church of England (VA) Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds. This post is considered to be a customer-facing position; as such it falls within scope of the Code of Practice on English language requirement for public sector workers. The school therefore has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements. The appropriate standards are set out in the person specification. These will be applied during the recruitment/selection and probationary stages. The school is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

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