School support staff job listings

Current job opportunities for School Support Staff in Sheffield Maintained Schools and Academies. For informal enquiries about a vacancy, please contact the recruiting manager listed in the job advert.

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Job Salary
Grade 6 / Scale point 21 – 26 (£30,825 - £34,834), actual salary £24,006 – £27,128
Location
Talbot Specialist School
Closing date

Higher Level Teaching Assistant Designated Safeguarding Deputy

Governors would like to invite applications for the above posts which start as soon as possible.  

Supervisory Assistant - Lunchtime

Job Salary
Grade 1 £22,366 pro rata
Location
Arbourthorne Community Primary School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

The Governors are seeking to appoint a permanent Lunchtime Supervisor, working 2 hours each day between 11:30am to 1:30pm, totalling 10 hours per week. The post is term time only.

We are looking for fun, responsible and caring adults who have the health, safety, and welfare of the children in mind whilst they work alongside our brilliant cohort of pupils.

Teaching Assistant Level 2

Job Salary
Grade 3 £23,500 - £23,893, actual salary £9,778.62 - £9,942.15 (based on 18 hours)
Location
Dobcroft Junior School
Contract Type
Temporary
Closing date

Start date 1st September 2024 (or potentially earlier if the candidate is able to start before this date): The Governors wish to appoint a Level 2 Teaching Assistant to work as part of our team of dedicated and committed support staff.

We are an inclusive and caring school and offer good quality support to all our pupils including those with special educational needs. Our children are polite, inquisitive and eager to learn and you would be working amongst a friendly, supportive staff whose strength is working as a team.

Midday Supervisor

Job Salary
£22,366 - pro rata
Location
Pipworth CPS
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

We are looking to appoint a midday supervisor to join our highly committed team during the lunchtime period, 11.45am to 1.15pm.

Duties will include:

  • Supervise/support children in the dining hall
  • Supervise and play with the children
  • Escort children to the toilets

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

You will be expected to attend in house training, i.e. first aid, health and safety, safeguarding etc.  

Teaching Assistant Level 2

Job Salary
Grade 3 £23,500 - £23,893, actual salary £16,297.70 - £16,570.25 (30 hours)
Location
Dobcroft Junior School
Contract Type
Temporary
Closing date

Start date 1st September 2024 (or potentially earlier if the candidate is able to start before this date): The Governors wish to appoint a Level 2 Teaching Assistant to work as part of our team of dedicated and committed support staff.

We are an inclusive and caring school and offer good quality support to all our pupils including those with special educational needs. Our children are polite, inquisitive and eager to learn and you would be working amongst a friendly, supportive staff whose strength is working as a team.

Teaching Assistant Level 2

Job Salary
Grade 3 £23,500- £23,8936 Actual Salary £16.297 - £16,570.
Location
Dobcroft Junior School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Start date 1st September 2024 (or potentially earlier if the candidate is able to start before this date): The Governors wish to appoint a Level 2 Teaching Assistant to work as part of our team of dedicated and committed support staff.

We are an inclusive and caring school and offer good quality support to all our pupils including those with special educational needs. Our children are polite, inquisitive and eager to learn and you would be working amongst a friendly, supportive staff whose strength is working as a team.

After School Club Worker at Lound Junior School

Job Salary
Pay Grade 2 £22,737 Actual salary £7,725
Location
Lound Junior School
Contract Type
Temporary
Closing date

Temporary in the first instance to 19.07.2024

The Trustees of Steel City Schools Partnership are looking to recruit After School Club Workers to start as soon as possible at Lound Junior School. The working pattern is 3pm – 6pm Monday to Friday, term time only.  

Lound Junior School provides a happy and secure environment encouraging learning through play and supporting parental involvement.

The successful candidate will be reliable, versatile and enjoy working with children. Duties will include:

Mid day Supervisor at Lound Junior School

Job Salary
Grade 1 actual salary £3,800
Location
Lound Junior School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

The Trustees of Steel City Schools Partnership are looking to recruit a Mid-day Supervisor to start as soon as possible. The details of the post are 1.5 hours per day, Monday to Friday (7 hours 30 minutes per week), for 38 weeks per year (term-time only). 
Lound Juniors provides a happy and secure environment encouraging learning through play and supporting parental involvement.

Teaching assistant L1

Job Salary
Grade 1
Location
Royd Nursery Infant School
Contract Type
Temporary
Closing date

Please note short closing date

Royd Nursery Infant School is situated in the largely residential area of Deepcar, Sheffield.  We are looking to appoint a temporary Teaching Assistant Level 1.  This position is temporary until March 31 2024 with the view of continuing until the end of the academic year 2023-2024 should further funding be received.

The Governors seek to appoint candidates that are good/outstanding practitioners.

Social, Emotional and Mental Health Tutor

Job Salary
FTE £28,000 to £30,000 pro rata (actual £24,053.08 to £25,771.15)
Location
Sheffield Springs Academy
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Sheffield Springs Academy are looking to appoint a SEMH Tutor to complement the existing department.  This role will involve working 1-2-1 with students along with small groups to deliver a programme of personal, social and emotional education as well as academic studies and skills.  This role is ideal for someone who experience working with children with SEND/SEMH and would like to develop further.

Assistant Early Years Practitioner

Job Salary
Grade 2 £22,737 to £23,114 pro rata
Location
Wybourn Community Primary & Nursery School
Contract Type
Temporary
Closing date

‘Learning for today, tomorrow and for life…………….’

We have developed a 0+ - 10+ extended services provision, across the school and nursery. The school and nursery provide quality childcare, education and important services for children and their families. The school has maintained a 'Good' rating from Ofsted.

This post will be based primarily in the 0-3 year old provision in the nursery building.

Early Years Practitioner

Job Salary
Grade 4 £24,294 to £26,421 pro rata
Location
Wybourn Community Primary & Nursery School
Contract Type
Temporary
Closing date

‘Learning for today, tomorrow and for life…………….’

Exam Invigilator x3

Job Salary
£11-£14 per hour, depending on level of Invigilation
Location
Yewlands Academy
Contract Type
Casual
Closing date

We wish to recruit Exam Invigilators:

Invigilators are responsible for ensuring that examinations held in the Academy are conducted efficiently and in accordance with the Awarding Body requirements. Exam Invigilators need to take an active role in the examinations process. 

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant

Job Salary
Grade 1 SCP 2 £3808 per annum - depending on length of service
Location
St Mary’s CE Primary
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

St Mary’s is an amazing place to work. The school is part of the Diocese of Sheffield Academy Trust - DSAT and we are looking to appoint a Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant to start asap.

St Mary’s is a fantastic environment to work in with the most fantastic children, warm and committed staff and high aspirations to be the very best that we can be. 
The successful candidate will be required to work as part of a team supervising pupils during the school lunch break, which includes attending to their welfare and domestic needs.

Cover Manager

Job Salary
FTE £30,000 per annum pro rota - Actual Salary is £25,886.54
Location
Sheffield Springs Academy
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

We are seeking to appoint a diligent and proactive individual for the position of Cover Manager at Sheffield Springs Academy.

The successful post holder will manage cover for day to day, short-term and long-term absences for teaching and support staff to minimise disruption to the effective running of the academy.  This role is key in supporting the day-to-day running of the academy.  It is important for you to be confident in the use of IT and in using a variety of software packages and Arbor (Management Information System).  Training will be provided.

Teaching Assistant Level 2

Job Salary
Grade 3 £23,500- £23,893 pro rota
Location
Halfway Junior School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Required to start as soon as possible.

Due to the recent retirement of long-established staff, the Governing Body of Halfway Junior School is looking to appoint two confident, flexible and energetic Teaching Assistants to join our enthusiastic and talented team as soon as possible. The successful applicants will be highly motivated professionals, dedicated to providing a high level of teaching support across school, working in partnership with classroom teachers, as well as running specific interventions when appropriate.

HLTA

Job Salary
Grade 5 £27,803 - £30,296
Location
Halfway Junior School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

The Governing Body of Halfway Junior School is looking to appoint a confident, flexible and energetic Higher-Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA) to join our enthusiastic and talented team as soon as possible. The successful applicant will be a highly motivated professional, dedicated to providing a high level of teaching support across school, working in partnership with classroom teachers, running specific interventions and providing regular cover across school.

Catering Manager

Job Salary
SCP 10-15 - £25,545 -£27,803 pro rota Actual salary £21841.58 - £23,772.22
Location
Birley Primary Academy
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Birley Primary Academy is a happy and positive educational setting where diversity is truly celebrated. We have a team of talented, hard-working and committed staff, who are dedicated to doing the very best for all children.

The Governors are looking for a Catering Manager to join our school community within our Kitchen Team.

Pastoral Team Member

Job Salary
Grade 5 £27,803 to £30,296 pro rata
Location
Heritage Park School
Contract Type
Temporary
Closing date

Are you passionate about supporting children and young people with special educational needs? Can you build positive relationships? Can you engage and motivate children and young people to inspire a love of learning? If so, we’d like to hear from you. 
Heritage Park is situated next to Norfolk Park in Sheffield.

Heritage Park is looking for a nurturing and inclusive Pastoral Team Member to support our children and young people with their learning.  

Exam Invigilator

Job Salary
Pro rata £12.38 per hour plus holiday pay
Location
Silverdale School
Contract Type
Casual
Closing date

We are seeking to recruit new Exam Invigilators to work with the existing team in the running of all internal and public examinations at the school, including public exams for 14-16 year olds (GCSE) and 17-18 year olds (AS/A level).  The post would be ideally suited to applicants who feel a sense of responsibility for today’s young people and who are able to work flexible daytime hours.  Full training will be provided and working hours will be allocated for each exam period.

Pastoral Manager

Job Salary
NJC Grade 5, covering Points 15: £27,803 to 20: £30,296 gross per annum pro rata
Location
Stocksbridge High School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Start date: 15 April 2024 or sooner if possible

L2 Teaching assistants

Job Salary
Grade 3 £23,500 to £23,893 pro-rata
Location
Seven Hills School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Seven Hills School is a Co-educational Secondary Special School co-located with a good Catholic High School near the centre of the city. We cater for pupils from 11 to 19 years of age. All pupils have learning difficulties, and many have other associated difficulties relating to communication, sensory, physical and/or medical disabilities. In common with many other special schools, pupils admitted have increasingly complex needs.  

Buildings Officer at Mossbrook School

Job Salary
Grade 5 £27803 - 30296
Location
Mossbrook School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Are you keen to take on a new challenge, and have a ‘positive can-do attitude’ which will enhance our dynamic team?  Mossbrook School is a split site school which educates and cares for primary aged pupils who have a range of learning difficulties and disabilities including Autism. We are looking for a buildings officer to start in April 2024 and who is up for working in a challenging, forward thinking school. You will be responsible for:

Cleaner at Whiteways Primary School

Job Salary
Grade 1, SCP 2 - £22,366
Location
Whiteways Primary School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Cascade Multi Academy Trust is seeking to appoint a cleaner to join the Trust. The successful person will initially be employed at Whiteways Primary School.

Our vision at Cascade MAT is to transform the life chances of our children; ensure safe and secure learning environments; create inspirational places for our staff to work and to be an influential part of the local community.

Assistant Cook at Whiteways Primary School

Job Salary
Grade 3 and Scale point range 5 - 6 pro rata   £23,500 – £23,893
Location
Whiteways Primary School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Permanent
Hours/weeks: 27.5 hours per week/39 weeks per year  
Salary: Grade 3 and Scale point range 5 - 6 pro rata     £23,500 – 23,893
Actual Salary: Grade 3 and Scale point range 5 – 6       £15,023 - £15,275

Cascade Multi Academy Trust is seeking to appoint an organised, hardworking and flexible Assistant Cook to join the Catering Team at Whiteways Primary School. We are looking for someone with initiative, who takes pride in their work, is able to work with or without supervision and a key member of our friendly, caring team.

Receptionist & Admin Assistant

Job Salary
Grade 3 £23,500 to £23,893 (pro-rata)
Location
Netherthorpe Primary School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Netherthorpe Primary School is looking for a permanent Receptionist & Admin Assistant to join our school, starting April 2024.

Monday to Friday 37 hours per week for 39 weeks per year.

Grade 3 £23,500.00 to £23,893.00  pro rata

Netherthorpe Primary is a vibrant and inclusive one-form-entry school close to the heart of the city. We are looking for someone who cares for children and sees their education as something that includes, but is not limited to, academic achievement. 

Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Job Salary
Grade 5 £27,803 to £30,296 (pro rata), Approx salary £23,980 to £26130
Location
Stradbroke Primary School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Required for summer term 2024. 

Level 3 Teaching Assistant

Job Salary
Grade 4 £24,294 to £26,421 pro rata
Location
Phillimore Community Primary School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Sheffield South East Trust has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, energetic, caring and proactive Level 3 Teaching Assistant.  You will be based at Phillimore Community Primary School, supporting children in a year 5 class.  

Our pupils are well behaved, friendly and positive about their learning and we have a team of hard-working and supportive staff. The school is a large and friendly school within the community of Darnall.

We need someone who:

Lunchtime Supervisor

Job Salary
Grade 1 £22,366 pro-rata - Actual salary £3,832
Location
Phillimore Community Primary School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Sheffield South East Trust is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic part-time Lunchtime Supervisor to join Phillimore Community Primary School, starting in March 2024.  

Hours are 7.5 hours per week -Monday to Friday for 38 weeks per year.  

The school is based within the community of Darnall and our pupils are well behaved, friendly and positive about their learning.  

You will join a friendly team and your duties will include:

Admin/Clerical Assistant at St Thomas of Canterbury School

Job Salary
Grade 3 SCP 5-6 £23,500 - £23,893.00 Pro rata
Location
St Thomas of Canterbury School
Contract Type
Temporary
Closing date

St Thomas of Canterbury School is set in the South of Sheffield. The school is set in extensive grounds with large playing fields and wooded area, which provides an excellent learning environment. Check out our website for more information about the school.

Senior Teaching Assistant

Job Salary
Grade 05 (£27,803 to £30,296) Pro-Rata
Location
Tapton School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

From May 2024, we are seeking to appoint a full-time permanent Specialist Teaching Assistant. The role will support the inclusion of children and young people with a vision impairment.  The Vision Support Service is based at Tapton School and supports children throughout the city from 0-25 years.  

The successful candidate will have experience of working with children and young people, with special educational needs, preferably in a Secondary setting, although relevant experience in other school settings/age phases will be taken into consideration.

Level 2 Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant x 2

Job Salary
Grade 3, scale point range 5 to 6, £23,500 - £23,893 Pro rota -  Actual: £20,212 - £20,550
Location
Beck Primary School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Our vision at Cascade MAT is to transform the life chances of our children; ensure safe and secure learning environments; create inspirational places for our staff to work and to be an influential part of the local community.

Across the Trust we inspire our children to aim high and succeed, equipping them with the necessary skills and knowledge for the future. We promote understanding, respect and tolerance for each other. This is an exciting time to join Cascade Multi Academy Trust with each of its four schools judged as good by Ofsted. 

Level 3 Teaching Assistant at Lowfield Primary School

Job Salary
Grade 4 (pro-rata)
Location
Lowfield Primary School
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Lowfield Primary School is situated close to the city centre.  It is a friendly, continually improving school which serves a diverse and supportive multi-ethnic community.  The school currently has 406 pupils on roll.

The Governors wish to appoint a high quality and dedicated teaching assistant to work within our school.  We are looking for candidates with commitment, energy and drive to work closely within our experienced staff teams.

We expect the successful candidate to:

Apprentice Finance Assistant at Notre Dame High School

Job Salary
All ages of Apprentices in first year of Apprenticeship: £7.55 per hour
Location
Notre Dame High School
Contract Type
Temporary
Closing date

We are looking to appoint an Apprentice Finance Assistant to join our busy finance office, working 37 hours per week, to include time to complete the apprenticeship study program / AAT Level 2 qualification with the school’s chosen training provider.

Salary details are as below:

Rates for Level 2 and 3 Apprentices    Apprentice Hourly Rate    Apprentice Annual Salary 2023    Actual Salary
All ages in first year of apprenticeship         £7.55            £14,566.92 pro rata            £13,172

Teaching Assistants

Job Salary
FTE £23,500 - £25,979, Actual Part Time Salary £19,786 - £21,874
Location
Discovery Academy
Contract Type
Permanent
Closing date

Are you ready for your next challenge? Can you teach and deliver creatively? Are you passionate about making a real difference to pupils with SEND? Are you nurturing, inclusive, empowering, caring, passionate, enriching, encouraging, child-centered and family focused? Are you ready to inspire the next generation of young minds? Are you a relentless children’s champion? Take a leap and become part of the Discovery Team of Dreamers, Believers and Achievers. 

Exams Invigilator

Job Salary
£11.47 per hour
Location
Sheffield Park Academy
Contract Type
Casual
Closing date

‘Leaders are ambitious for all pupils to achieve highly’

‘This is a school where students care for students and are determined that they succeed’

OFSTED report, December 2022
 
Sheffield Park Academy are seeking to appoint new Exam Invigilators to join our current team. Applicants will need to be flexible around working hours to support during the busy examination periods at the school. In particular, applicants will ideally need to be available for examinations taking place in November/December, January, March and May/June.

Main duties will include:

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