At Forest Park Primary School we SPARKLE and aim to provide the very highest education provision for all our pupils.

We have the following vacancy at present.

Teaching and Learning Assistant
Permanent Position
30 hours per week
Term time only
Level 4
Grade 13-17
Actual salary £12304 - £13210

Are you dedicated to making a difference to children’s lives?

Do you share our vision to “Sparkle and promote a love of learning”? (Ofsted 2017)

Are you a passionate, supportive and positive practitioner, who can inspire our children to enjoy and explore through innovative lessons?

We are a dynamic, large inner city school for pupils from the ages of 3-11 and we pride ourselves on being unique.

We are looking to recruit a practitioner who can demonstrate high expectations, outstanding practice and enjoys a challenge to join our friendly and enthusiastic staff who are all dedicated to ensuring that children achieve their highest potential.

The school can offer:

A fantastic teaching and learning environment.
An effective and supportive leadership team.
Enthusiastic children who are eager to learn.
Excellent CPD opportunities.
The opportunity to work with our welcoming staff and governing body.

Our children want excellent staff who:

“Have time for us, and know each child.”
“Are caring and loving adults who support us.”
“Are happy, cheerful people, with a good sense of humour.”

We look forward to showing you around our school and receiving your application.

Interested candidates are welcome to visit the school on Wednesday 20th March 2019 at 3.45pm. Please contact the school office, from, on 01782 234979 to arrange a visit.
The closing date for applications is Monday 25th March at 3.00pm.
Completed applications should be emailed to or alternatively posted to:
Miss S L Irving
Forest Park Primary School
Woodall Street

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