Reader Assistants x 3


Hours:  10 hours per week (Monday to Friday 1pm – 3pm).

Contract Type: Fixed term until 31st August 2022 (pending a review of funding and staffing requirements), term-time only.

Grade range: Grade 2 Scale Point 4.
Actual Salary range: £4,278.66 - £4,357.17 basic pay per annum for 10 hours per week. Pro rata (term time only).


We are looking to recruit 3 Reading Assistants to support our children’s learning and development.  This would be an ideal opportunity for a parent or for someone looking for a part-time role working with primary aged children.


Relevant experience of working with Primary aged children and a clear understanding of the role of a Reading Assistant in supporting and maximising learning are desirable.


If you have:


  • Some knowledge and understanding of developing children’s reading comprehension, vocabulary acquisition, and love of reading.

  • Knowledge and understanding of phonics and how children learn to read.

  • High expectations of yourself and the children.

  • Believe that every child can achieve with the right teaching.


We can offer you:

  • Wonderful children who are motivated, articulate and terrific young learners.

  • The support of a dedicated team of amazing colleagues who are determined to raise standards for our pupils.

  • A building which is modern, well equipped and provides a calm learning environment.



Closing date: Thursday 9th September 2021 at Noon.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 14th September 2021.


Application forms should be returned to Yvette Collier, School Business Manager by noon on Thursday 9th September 2021.


If you have not heard from us by 5.00pm on Thursday 9th September then you should assume your application has been unsuccessful.


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Safeguarding Statement:


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We follow safer recruitment practices and appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.