Year 2 Teaching Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00001184-1
  • Date Posted: 19 November 2020
  • Recruiter: Prestfelde Preparatory School
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: £9,746
  • Bonus/Benefits: 1 year fixed term contract
  • Sector: Education / Childcare
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description


We are a thriving Co-educational Preparatory School in Shrewsbury, Shropshire with over 300 Pupils, aged 3-13 years.  The School is situated on a beautiful 30-acre estate and offers flexi boarding supporting our independence and enrichment programs.

We are currently seeking to recruit a part-time Teaching Assistant on a 12-month fixed term contract.  The School requires a well-qualified, capable, and enthusiastic Level 1 Teaching Assistant to work with our Year 2 children in Little Prestfelde. 

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a friendly and successful independent school being an integral part of Prestfelde’s daily operation.  The position is due to start as soon as possible.

The salary for this position is £9,746 per annum (FTE 16,575)

Closing Date:                     Wednesday, 25 November 2020

Interview Date:                Friday, 4 December 2020

Early applications are strongly encouraged.  The School reserves the right to conclude the recruitment process before the closing date should the ideal candidate be identified.

Full details together with an application form can be found here:

Please send completed application forms to Mrs Charlotte Davies, HR Assistant at  Please note that we do not accept CV’s on their own.

Prestfelde School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS check.