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Job details
Employer St Mary's Catholic Primary School
Location Merton
Contract type Part Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

St Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Russell Road, Wimbledon SW19 1QL  

020 8542 4580 


Headteacher: Mrs Sarah Norville 

Teaching Assistant / 1:1 Learning Support Assistant Posts   

“St Mary’s provides an outstanding education for all its pupils” OFSTED

St Mary’s is a popular two form entry Catholic primary school in the centre of Wimbledon. We are looking for highly motivated, innovative and hardworking staff to join our dedicated and successful team from April 2017. We have a number of posts available, both for class based teaching assistants and 1:1 learning support assistants.  

Status: Teaching Assistant / 1:1 Learning Support Assistant 

Responsibility: Working with pupils in KS1 or KS2 

Pay Scale Point: ME4 Point 11 

Work Hours: 30 hrs per week. 8:30 – 3:30 daily. Term time only 

Annual Salary: Starting at £17,935 pro rata  (This equates to approx. £13217 per annum based on working 30 hours per week during term time only)  

The successful candidate would ideally have experience of working in a primary school. They will be expected to play an important role in improving the achievement of pupils. They may, on occasion, also be asked to provide cover for midday meal supervisors. Knowledge of first aid would be beneficial.  

We offer:  

• Children who are eager to learn and exceptionally well behaved 

• Supportive and welcoming colleagues across the school 

• A well-resourced school 

• Ongoing commitment to staff wellbeing and continuing professional development 

• A wonderfully strong community where home, school and parish work hand in hand to live out the school mission statement ‘to be the best that we can be’.  

Closing date: Thursday 23rd March 12noon 

Interviews: Thursday 30th March  

Applicants need to indicate in a covering letter if they would prefer a class based or 1:1 role.  We are committed to safeguarding children and these posts are subject to an enhanced CRB check and satisfactory references.