Part-time - Fixed Term

Teaching Assistant: Fixed-Term Maternity Cover

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Teaching Assistant (Fixed-term maternity cover) 28.25hrs

Level 2

To start: 04/09/19

Fulbourn is a successful and highly sought-after primary school, operating at the heart of the village community. The village is situated five miles from the university town of Cambridge and is a popular place to live and work. We are looking for an inspiring teaching assistant to join our happy and vibrant school, supporting a range of children with Special Educational Differences.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Have experience of working in primary school;
  • Have experience of working with children with physical, learning, and / or communication needs;
  • Be passionate about inspiring children to achieve their full potential;
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills and enjoy being part of a supportive team;
  • Have high expectations of pupil behaviour and attitude, as well as achievement.

We can offer:

  • A happy school with enthusiastic, well-behaved pupils;
  • A good school, ready to become outstanding;
  • A friendly and supportive staff team and governing body;
  • A creative approach to learning;
  • An opportunity to develop professionally, whatever your starting point.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact Sadie Carter or Olivia Maury in the school office to arrange an appointment or to request an application pack.


In line with safer recruitment practices, application forms rather than CVs will be used during the selection process, although you are invited to include a personal letter of application if you so wish. Fulbourn Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post that you are applying for is subject to an enhanced DBS check. If successful in being invited to interview, the process will include questions regarding the safeguarding of children.

Closing date for applications: 12 July 2019

Interviews held the week of 15 July