Teaching Assistant Level 3

  • Job Reference: 00003985-1
  • Date Posted: 25 July 2022
  • Recruiter: The Priory School
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: £20,444 to £22,129
  • Sector: Education / Childcare
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

The Priory School

Teaching Assistant Level 3
Term Time only - 26.25 Hours per week - Monday-Friday
To Start September 2022 – Fixed Term to 31st August 2023
NJC Grade 6 SCP 7-11 (£20,444 - £22,129 pro rata) (£12,154-£13,155 actual salary)

Part of The 318 Education Trust, The Priory School is an 'Outstanding', oversubscribed, mixed comprehensive school where you will find some remarkable young people who are proud of their school along with a group of staff who enjoy a close-knit team ethos and who share the same passion to work hard for their students.  

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual, who enjoys working with children, to join our Learning Support team as a Teaching Assistant.  This position will involve supporting students, individually or in groups, so they can access the curriculum, take part in learning and experience a sense of achievement.  Applicants should have excellent communication skills and the ability to build effective working relationships with students and adults.

Applicants must have;
• At least 4-5 years relevant experience working in an educational setting
• A comprehensive knowledge of school-based education including child development
• Knowledge of national learning strategies including literacy and numeracy

Closing date for applications: 10 am Wednesday 24th August 2022

Interviews: Friday 26th August 2022

Further information and an application pack can be found on the Vacancies section of the School website https://priory.tpstrust.co.uk


The 318 Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  Successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and satisfactory references.