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Teaching Assistant Vacancy


A bit about us:

We are a nurturing, inclusive school in the heart of a village where each pupil is encouraged to achieve their best. All our staff are Thrive trained. We have a great learning environment where children are put at the centre. We inspire pupils' imaginations and creative flair.

We believe in all children reaching their full potential (socially, emotionally and educationally) and you will play an important part in achieving this.


All about the role:


Main duties would include:


  • Keeping children safe;
  • Supporting pupils’ learning;
  • Supporting pupils’ self-esteem, inclusion and behavioural development;
  • Supporting teachers, the curriculum and the school;
  • Creativity and innovation;
  • Working in a team.


St John’s Primary School, Tisbury would like to appoint a Teaching Assistant, 27.5 hours per week over five days. This will be a temporary post for one year with the potential to extend further after the first year.


Hours of work:      27.5 per week        

Contract type: Temporary one year



Find out more and apply:


We would love to hear from you and would welcome you to our school to have an informal tour or conversation to find out more about the role.



Mrs Lisa Beavis 01747 870675


Closing date (and time): Friday 20th October 2023 at midday

Interview date:  To be confirmed

Commencement date:  To be confirmed