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Leiston Primary School


                                        Leiston Primary School

Temporary Fixed Term Teaching Assistant Post 


16.25 hours per week Mon-Fri 8:45am - 12pm 


Scale point 3 -  £18,562  (Pro-rata) 


Temporary Fixed term  19/4/2021 - 31/8/2021 (start date dependent on notice period)


We are part of Avocet Academy Trust, a group of five rural schools. Our strong philosophy puts the child at the centre of everything we do and we value collaboration and challenge to achieve this. We are currently looking for a Teaching Assistant at Leiston Primary School.


Are you passionate about the development of children? 

Have you got a Growth Mindset to help children grow and succeed? 

Our school is a caring environment rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted. We are always driving forwards with our journey to improve and develop the provision for the children in our local community. We support pupils from a range of backgrounds and are currently looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to be part of our team in Key Stage 2 for the Summer Term from 19th April 2021. We are looking for a dedicated individual who has high expectations of pupil behaviour, progress and attainment. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to join our team as part of our ever growing and thriving School community.

Benefits of working for Avocet Academy Trust include being part of a highly supported team, great training opportunities and enrolment to the Local Government Pension scheme.


Avocet Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS and all relevant pre-employment checks.


Candidates are unfortunately not able at the moment to visit the school prior to applying.  Please contact the school on 01728 830745 or if you have any further questions..


Application forms can be downloaded and should be accompanied by a CV and letter of application and sent to the school office by post or email the office –


Closing date for applications: 6th April 2021 (9am)

Interview date: 13th April 2021

Start Date: 19th April 2021