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We currently have a vacancy for an EYFS TA and also a midday supervisor.  We look forward to receiving your application.

EYFS Teaching Assistant.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and skilled teaching assistant to work in EYFS and KS 1. Candidates must show warmth & care to develop positive relationships with children and have energy and a sense of fun to inspire learning. Duties include:

To be resourceful, reliable and creative in setting up the outside /inside areas on a daily basis.

Support learning & play for in/out provision.

Assist children with self-care and at lunchtimes.

Liaise with Nursery lead & EYFS teacher.

Working hours: 8.45am-3.15pm, 30 min lunchbreak. Mon-Fri term time only.

Qualifications:- Relevant NVQ level 2 or equivalent; English and Maths to GCSE grade 4 or above, or equivalent.

Probationary period: 6 months (post may be extended after July subject to budget)

The school is committed to safeguarding and to promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS and Barred List checks are required for this post, as are excellent professional references.

Reference ID: EYFS Crosscrake 12/21

Contract length: 7 months

Expected Start Date: 07/12/2021 or as soon after as possible.

Closing date:16.12.21.

Interviews by mutual agreement.

Job Types: Part-time, temporary until end of term July 2022.

Salary: Up to £18,562.00 per year, pro rata.  (£9.62 per hour)

COVID-19 considerations:
Staff are required to complete lateral flow tests twice a week. Enhanced cleaning regime in place, which all staff participate in.

Application form available on CCC Jobs in Schools website or

Completed application forms, with a supporting letter of application should be sent to:

Midday Supervisor                                PG No. 4024

Salary PCD 3 £9.62 per hour; £18562 F/T.

Supervisor required:- , 11.30am-1.15pm




Job purpose:- to ensure children have a happy & safe lunchtime break.




  1. Supervision and control of pupils, including:


  • Ensuring the supervision of pupils at appropriate times and organising the effective transfer of responsibilities for pupils’ welfare between midday supervisory staff and teachers

  • Ensuring that all minor problems are dealt with swiftly and effectively, reporting any persistent unacceptable behaviour or more serious breaches of discipline to a senior member of the teaching staff. Reporting any emergency or serious incident to the Headteacher  immediately

  • Dealing with minor accidents and securing first aid assistance for these and for serious incidents in accordance with the procedure established at the school

  • Ensuring that health and safety practices and procedures affecting pupils are maintained during the midday break

  • Assisting where necessary in ensuring that persons on the premises who are not pupils or staff are authorised and appropriately dealt with (in accordance with guidance issued from time to time)

  • Liaising with kitchen/dining room staff to ensure smooth meal service. Supervising and assisting pupils with their food where necessary. 

  • Setting up and clearing away tables in the dining room if required


2.         Child protection

  •         To have due regard for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and to follow child protection procedures.


3.         Promote Healthy Eating

  •          Actively promote the school meals service to pupils to increase awareness of healthy eating and the uptake of healthy school meals.

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