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Safety, Learning and Respect - our three values. Thornhill Primary School is proud to be part of the West Lakes Multi-Academy Trust. 'Safeguarding given the highest priority' ( OFSTED 2019)




Required to start as soon as possible, temporary until Easter 2021, part time, 15 hours per week (mornings only), 39 weeks per year.  Starting Salary £7,235.27 pa (fte £19,683.00). 


Thornhill Primary School is looking for a well-organised, self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills.  You will work with KS2 students, providing one-to-one support and guidance, to remove barriers to learning.  You will promote effective participation, enhance individual learning, and raise aspirations to help them achieve their full potential.  You will also play a key role in supporting teaching colleagues. 


Essential requirements include:

  • Relevant Level 3 qualifications in a relevant discipline
  • Appropriate Level 2 in both English and Maths at a grade C or above.
  • Up to date knowledge and understanding of the practices and procedures within education relating to the welfare, safety and education of pupils.
  • An understanding of principles of child development and learning processes.
  • Experience of working with pupils of relevant age in a school setting.


For an informal discussion about this role or to arrange a visit, please contact, Wendy Figes on 01946 820402.


Thornhill Primary School and West Lakes Multi Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced check with regulated activity via the Disclosure and Barring Service.


Closing date: 9.00 am on Monday 23rd November.   Completed application forms should be returned to