Teaching Assistant


Grade 5 (Points 22-25) - Salary £18,972- £20,650 (pro-rata)

Fixed Term Contract up to 31st August 2019, with the possibility of extension

Term time only – 32.5 hours per week plus 5 training days (Monday- Friday 8.30am-4.00pm)

John Perryn is a happy, supportive, multi-cultural, two-form entry primary school.  We are based in a state of the art building in East Acton, within the London Borough of Ealing.  We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible, committed person who will support the good work of staff. 

The successful candidates will need to

  • be exemplary role models in oral and written communications using the English language
  • demonstrate good literacy, numeracy and ICT skills
  • have Teaching Assistant experience of supporting pupils in primary school
  • be able to work with children with a wide range of need and ability
  • be able to work as a team, yet use your own initiative
  • be prepared to work across the school and to work with challenging children
  • communicate clearly with children and parents/carer


In return we can offer you

  • a friendly, supportive, skilled staff group
  • pupils who are full of pride and enthusiasm for our school
  • planned induction and ongoing professional development


The school is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The school follows safe recruitment practices to protect children and vulnerable adults.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and other pre-employment checks.

Application packs are available to download from our website www.johnperryn.ealing.sch.uk

Please email applications to vacancies@johnperryn.ealing.sch.uk   Please note CVs will not be accepted.


Closing date:         Monday 12 November 2018 at 12.00 midday

Shortlisting:          Monday 12 November 2018

Interviews:           Friday 16 November 2018