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Teaching Assistant/Learning Support Assistant

  • Employer: Wooden Hill Primary and Nursery School
  • Salary: NJC Scale 3-14
  • Location: Wooden Hill Primary and Nursery School, Staplehurst, Bracknell, Berkshire
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Working Pattern: Term Time/Part Time
  • Hours: 25 hours per week.
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Closing Date: 29/11/2023 at 14:11
  • Reference: Pri/23/261173

We are interested in someone who:

  • Is keen to join our team and is hard working and committed, with the ability to inspire, motivate and encourage children, specifically those with additional needs. 
  • Can help Implement planned learning activities/teaching programmes as agreed with the teacher, adjusting activities according to pupils’ responses as appropriate
  • Support the teacher in monitoring, assessing and recording pupil progress/activities
  • Provide feedback to pupils in relation to attainment and progress under the guidance of the teacher
  • Support learning by arranging/providing resources for lessons/activities under the direction of the teacher
  • Support pupils in social and emotional well-being, reporting problems to the teacher as appropriate

In return we can offer you:

  • An exciting opportunity to make a difference within our school community.
  • A positive, caring, inclusive and welcoming ethos.
  • Supportive colleagues, governors and parents.
  • A team who want to continually support the school to thrive and be the best it can be.
  • Children who are motivated, respectful and willing to learn.

If you believe you could help make a difference in our school community, we warmly welcome you to come and visit our school and make an application.

All applications will be considered on reciept.



Equal Opportunities

Bracknell Forest Council – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

How to Apply  - Only applications received on Bracknell Forest application forms will be considered.

Safeguarding Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children/young people. This position requires an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check because it involves contact with (or access to data concerning) children.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.  If you are successful in being shortlisted for this position, you will be required to complete a self-declaration formTo find out more about the application process for working with children, young people and adults at risk visit

The Bracknell Forest Safeguarding Board (BFSB) oversees the safety and well-being of children in Bracknell Forest -

Equal Opportunities - We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to providing equality of opportunity to all. Our aim is to treat all employees and prospective employees with integrity, respect and consideration.

Disability - We are a Disability Symbol User and as such have made a commitment to guarantee an interview to all applicants with a disability who meet the essential criteria of the person specification.

Pre–employment medical check - As a condition of the Offer of Employment, the successful applicant will be asked to complete an Occupational Health questionnaire form.

References - On your application form you will be asked to provide the names and addresses of two people who will provide a reference. At least one must be from your current employer, completed by a suitable person with appropriate authority. We take up references for all shortlisted candidates and wherever possible we like to apply for these prior to interview.

Employment - Any candidates wishing to apply who would require sponsorship can determine the likelihood of obtaining a Certificate of Sponsorship for the role by assessing their circumstances against the relevant criteria.

This vacancy is now closed