Care Assistant, Nottingham

Closing date:

St Teresa's Catholic Primary SchoolNottingham

Date posted:
Start date: 30 August 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £18,065 - £18,795 pro rata (actual salary £13,411 pa)
Contract term: Temporary

Location:  Nottingham

Salary:  Band 2 £18,065 - £18,795 pro rata (actual salary £13,411 pa)

Contract type:  32.5 hours per week, term time only

Contract term:  Temporary until 31st August 2020

Closing date:  Thursday 18 July 2019 (9.00 am)

St. Teresa’s Catholic Primary School (part of the Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi-Academy Trust) are seeking to appoint a Care Assistant to join our enthusiastic and friendly staff team.

Main duties include

• Assisting with the personal care of pupils and those with specific medical needs and care plans

 Support for personal hygiene which includes toileting 

 Providing practical and personal assistance to pupils with identified physical needs

• Providing general support in the classroom both indoors and outdoors

• Assisting with basic administrative tasks with regards to a high standard of presentation of pupil’s work

• Supporting pupils on off-site visits 

• Provide lunchtime support and assistance to pupils

• Attendance at weekly team meeting

• To be aware of and follow all school policies and procedures, in particular the school’s child protection policy and the school’s equality policy

• The appointee will be required to encourage acceptance and inclusion of children with special needs, promoting and reinforcing the child’s self- esteem whilst maintaining professionalism and confidentiality at all times

• To undertake and update First Aid training as required

We are a welcoming and inclusive school and are happy to accept applications for those of all faiths and none who are supportive of the school’s Catholic character and Christian ethos.

For an application pack please visit our website 

Completed application packs to be emailed to

Closing date:  Thursday 18 July 2019 (9.00 am)

Interview date to be arranged

The Trust is committed to safe recruitment and the post will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi-Academy Trust, 1st Floor, Loxley House, Riverside Business Park, Tottle Road, Nottingham, NG2 1RT  

More about St Teresa's Catholic Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Kingsbury Drive, Aspley, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG8 3EP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 115 9155762