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Norfolk Hill, Grenoside, S35 8QB

0114 2467380







Grenoside Primary

Level 2 Teaching Assistant

 Grenoside Community Primary School is a Local Authority school set in the village of Grenoside. We are co-educational and have just under 350 on roll with pupils coming from Grenoside and from the wider local area. School Leadership is seeking to appoint a strong and committed Level 2 Teaching Assistant to work within our Early Years Foundation team providing 1:1 support for a child with a Down Syndrome.


This is an exceptional opportunity for someone with drive and ambition to become part of the team at Grenoside Primary School. The school benefits from a skilled and dedicated group of staff who enjoy their job and believe passionately about the value of education and the importance of enjoying learning. Our values and ethos come from wanting 'the best for every child'.


The successful applicant will:


  • Have a good educational background with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Understand the education system and how children learn
  • Be able to make positive relationships with children, working closely with pupils who are finding learning difficult
  • Have a positive and enthusiastic approach with the ability to work within a team as well as on own initiative
  • Have knowledge of the need for confidentiality and awareness of child protection issues
  • Have flexibility of working hours, committed and reliable with excellent timekeeping


We can offer you:


  • A caring and supportive working environment with children who are keen to do well who work and play together across the year groups
  • A highly motivated team of staff, governors and parents who are committed to building on the many strengths of the school
  • Established good practices
  • A commitment to your professional development


If you have the drive and passion to join our forward- thinking team, we would be delighted to hear from you.


Visits are warmly welcomed and strongly encouraged.


Please contact the school office on 01142467380 to arrange a visit. We have the following dates available -


Tuesday 11 June - 9am or 2.30pm


Wednesday 12 June - 9am or 2.30pm


Monday 17 June - 9am or 2.30pm


Wednesday 19 June - 9am or 2.30pm


Thursday 20 June - 9am or 2.30pm


To apply please follow the below link:




Applications are to be submitted to:




Informal Contact - Louise Henderson 01142467380 vacancies@grenoside.sheffield.sch.uk


Closing date - Friday 28th June 2024


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.


All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check. An online search will also be undertaken on all shortlisted candidates.


We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. We welcome applications from everyone. Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.


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