Situation Vacant – Teaching Assistant

Shiplake Church of England Primary School is a popular, Voluntary Aided village school in Shiplake. It is a one form entry school with 7 single classes ranging from Reception to Year 6.

Teaching Assistant required for June or September 2022
Term time only – part-time 19.50 hours pw – hours to be worked over 3 days (Friday plus 2 other days by negotiation)
Hours of work 8.30am to 3.30pm (30 minute lunch break)Temporary contract to 31st August 2023 (in the first instance)

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, calm and resourceful individual to undertake general classroom support duties across the school from Reception to Year 6. The role will also involve supporting children with special educational needs, supporting children within small focussed groups or on a 1:1 basis.

Closing date: Midday 23rd May 2022 – interviews to be held 25th May 2022.

However, applications will be reviewed on receipt and interviews may be held earlier. We reserve the right to close the advert early so early application is advised.
We are a friendly, supportive school with high standards along with a strong commitment to doing the best we can for everyone associated with our school community.

Please visit our website to learn more about our lovely school – If you would like to discuss the role in more detail or would like to visit us, please call our school office or email to make an appointment.

This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS Check by the Disclosure & Barring Service. Information pack and application form can be downloaded from our school website – – or requested via