Temporary Teaching Assistant Vacancy – 32.5 hours per week, term time only

Salary £17,419.00 pro rata

Alston Moor Federation

We have a vacancy for a TA to work as part of our team at Nenthead Primary School from 1st September 2017 through to 31st August 2018.  The successful candidate will have a strong academic background, be more than capable of meeting the Year 6 expectations for numeracy and literacy and perhaps see the post as preparation for an eventual move towards teacher training.  He / she will be flexible, enthusiastic and willing to work across all of the primary school ages. 

The governing body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  This post will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

To apply, candidates should  download an application form from the Alston Moor Federation website and submit it by email along with a covering letter to our Headteacher, Ian Johnson (, by Monday 9.00am on 14th August 2017. 

Shortlisting and interviews will be scheduled for the week beginning Monday, 21st August 2017. 

To download the application form, please click the link below.

Cumbria County Council Job Application Form