Teaching Assistant - part-time 2 days per week

Teaching Assistant - part-time - 2 days per week


Start date: Monday 28th February 2022 

Contract: Fixed term for one year 12 hours a week term time only

Working days/hours: Monday & Tuesday (8:45-3:15) with 30 minutes lunch break

Grade: C

Salary: £9.50 per hour

Closing date: Sunday, 30/01/2022 at midnight

Interviews: Monday, 07/02/2022

Cornwall Council Vacancy Listing:  http://d.rfer.us/CORNWALLtPb1yn


The Governors of Mawnan C of E VA Primary School are seeking to appoint a skilled and experienced Teaching Assistant to join our talented staff team. We are looking for an enthusiastic and hardworking KS2 teaching assistant, ideally with previous experience, who believes that the child’s needs should be at the heart of the learning process and that the curriculum should be creative, engaging and memorable.

The role will include supporting the teaching and learning in our mixed Year 3/Year 4 class as well as working with small groups of children or individuals to ensure all pupils make excellent progress and reach their full potential. 

The successful candidate will need to have:

  •         high expectations of what children can achieve
  •         experience of working with children in the primary range
  •         an ability to develop good relationships with children, colleagues, governors and parents 
  •         a flexible, positive and creative approach
  •         an ability to engage children in learning
  •         a secure subject knowledge and qualified to GCSE level (Grade C or above), or equivalent, in Maths and English.

 Mawnan C of E VA Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


We welcome Covid-safe visits to the school on the 21/01/2022 at 4pm and the 26/01/2022 at 4pm. All visits to be pre-booked on 01326 250660.

Please contact the school if you would like to visit, or for any further information.


We are committed to safeguarding children and the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, and will be assessed against the Childcare Disqualification Regulations.


  •          How to Apply: Application form (download) - post/email to School
  •          Any other information: Applications to be emailed to: [email protected]
  •          Please note that CV's will not be accepted, only completed application forms