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Teaching Assistant (St Matthew's Primary School, Redhill)

Type of Position:Teaching Assistant (including Midday Supervisor role)
Salary:£13,579 per annum (£19,313 FTE)
Start Date:1st September 2023
Closing Date: Friday 16th June 2023

St Matthew’s Church of England Primary School

Linkfield Lane, Redhill, RH1 1JF

Telephone: 01737 762080


Teaching Assistant including Midday Supervisor role


Start Date: 1st September 2023

TA: 30 hours per week / 38.6 weeks per annum

Actual salary (S3): £13,579 per annum (FTE: £19,313)

MDS: 2.5 hours per week / 38 weeks per annum

Actual salary (S1/2): £1,109 per annum (FTE: £19,233)


Option of a permanent or fixed term role to the end of the Academic year  - Please specify your preference on the application form


Come and join our GOOD School

(Ofsted inspection - June 2022)


We are a large two form entry primary school with its own nursery class and Special Needs Support Centre. Our recent Ofsted inspection judged St Matthew's to be GOOD in all categories.

We are looking to appoint a capable and proactive teaching assistant to support children’s learning in the classroom. The role will involve 1:1 support for children with a range of additional needs, and also small groups of pupils. The post-holder will also assist with lunchtime supervision every day.


The successful applicant will:

  • Have excellent English and Mathematics skills

  • Have excellent communication and spoken language skills

  • Have a good level of general education

  • Have experience or knowledge of SEND including ASD

  • Be willing to support children’s intimate care

  • Be motivated and have a good level of energy

  • Be confident in running interventions

  • Show resilience and enthusiasm

  • Be willing to train and develop new skills

  • Be a team player


We can offer you:

  • A dedicated and motivated team of colleagues and governors, committed and passionate about driving the school forward and improving outcomes for all pupils

  • A happy and harmonious school community built on strong Christian foundations

  • A great opportunity to make a difference to our children

  • A culture of successful mentoring, peer support and professional development

  • A school with excellent facilities and extensive grounds

  • An easily-accessible school, close to Redhill town centre and railway station Applicants are expected to be sympathetic to the Christian ethos of the school.

For   further   details   please   contact   Miss   Cramp,   School   Officer   Manager, on 01737 762080 or email

A video of our school can be found here.

Closing date: Friday 16th June 2023

Interviews: Monday 19th June 2023

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive suitable applications. If you are interested in working with us, please apply without delay.

St Matthew’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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TA SEND Job Profile September 2023 080623 08th Jun 2023 Download
Application Form 2022 23 TA Sept 2023 080623 08th Jun 2023 Download