Salary Range: Grade 3 NJC 3-4 £22,737 – £23,114 Pro Rata

Contract Type: Temporary

Hours: To be discussed

Closing Date: 6.12.23

Based at Charnwood Primary Academy

Purcell Avenue, Lichfield, WS13 7PH

Telephone Number: 01543 227560


We are looking for an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work at Charnwood.

Within this varied role, there will be a number of responsibilities including:

  • delivering lessons to individuals or small groups that meet specific objectives set by the class teacher.
  • making observations of individuals and feeding back to class teacher with next steps.
  • evaluating the effectiveness of learning and feeding back to class teacher.
  • working with outside agencies and implementing suggested actions
  • provide self-care support as needed
  • developing strong links with parents to support consistency

Your relationships with staff, pupils and parents will be important, and you will need to utilise a range of parental engagement strategies.

Key skills and experience needed:

  • Teaching and Learning Level 3 qualification.
  • Experience as a Teaching Assistant.
  • A commitment to raising standards.
  • Enthusiastic and friendly approach.
  • Excellent subject knowledge including grammar.
  • Most importantly, a positive “can-do” attitude

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

If you are interested in this position, please send a completed application form to

Charnwood Primary Academy is part of SUAT (Staffordshire University Academy Trust)