Job details

Job Salary
Grade 3 £21,575 – £21,968 pro rata
Hallam Primary School
Job Reference
Hours per week
Contract Type
Closing date

The Governing Body are looking to appoint two Level 2 Teaching Assistants to join our team as soon as possible.  You will need to be an enthusiastic, hardworking, flexible individual.

Hallam is a large, inclusive and welcoming school set on an open site with an abundance of green space located to the west of Sheffield. The school sits at the heart of an established, close-knit yet growing community and provides education from 4 to 11.  Our children are happy, safe and enjoy a creative curriculum and our parents greatly value their children's education and the work of the school. In addition to this the school has been part of a large expansion project which has seen us extend to three classes per year and over 600 pupils.

The school is at the heart of its community and in September 2015 became a member of Tapton School Academy Trust.  Membership of the Academy Trust provides a range of opportunities for partnership working and continuing professional development with an outstanding secondary school and a network of primary schools within the locality. We are all working together to establish really effective practice for the benefit of every child.

You will need to:

  • Have experience of working within a school setting.
  • Have experience of working with children to develop skills and support children’s learning
  • Excellent inclusive practice
  • Demonstrate evidence of working successfully with children with additional needs

In return we can offer you:

  • a staff team with a vision of excellence for the future
  • a dedicated and aspirational Governing Body
  • a committed and supportive community which plays an active role in the school
  • a well-resourced and stimulating environment  

Application forms can be obtained from the school website, under the about us and job vacancies tabs, 

Completed applications should be returned to Mrs Suzanne McGloin – School Manager –

Please do not complete a Local Authority Application form for this post.

Further information relevant to this post is available on line via the school website 

Closing date for applications: Friday 10th March 2023
Interviews: To be arranged week beginning 20th March 2023

Hallam Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the interests of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

References for short-listed candidates will be requested before the interview.
Successful applicants will be required to undertake a DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

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. We may conduct online searches for shortlisted candidates prior to making our final decision

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.

The Council is not responsible or accepts liability to the reader, for information included in this job advert. If you have any queries or concerns, please speak to the school.