Menston Primary School

Making our world a better place


3 x Teaching Assistants to work in Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2

30 hours per week, Term Time Only, Permanent

Band 5 SCP 4 – 6, Required from September 2022

The Governors seek to appoint three enthusiastic, caring Teaching Assistants to join the strong staff team working in Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2 in this high performing, popular and friendly school. You will need to be committed to developing inclusion, have experience of working with young children and have a calm, positive and confident manner. These posts include an element of lunchtime supervision.

The successful candidates will need to:

For the right candidate, we can offer:

In your personal statement we are looking for you to highlight how you would make a positive contribution to our school.

Interested candidates are invited to visit the school on Wednesday 25th May 2022 at 4:15pm. Please contact Hannah Veil at to confirm attendance.

If you have the skills and ambition to join our team, we would love to hear from you. An application pack is available at

Completed applications should be submitted via

Please contact Hannah Veil at if you have any questions.

Closing Date for the post: Midnight on Monday 6th June 2022.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 15th June 2022 and Friday 17th June 2022. Shortlisted candidates will be notified of their interview day and time by Friday 10th June 2022.

 The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. You will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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Lunchtime Supervisors

There are opportunities to become a Lunchtime Supervisor at Menston Primary School, to start as soon as possible, on a Permanent or Casual basis.

The hours of work are 11:45am to 12:45pm, in the first instance, 5 hours per week, term time only and the hourly rate is £9.60 per hour (ad hoc for the Casual posts)

The successful candidates will work as part of our welcoming and friendly team to provide high quality dining and play experiences for all pupils during lunchtime.  Menston Primary School is in a beautiful semi-rural setting and has a happy and caring environment.

We would welcome applications from anyone with an enthusiasm and interest in working with and developing young children. We encourage people from all walks of life to apply so that we gain a wide variety of skills and experience to support and develop our lunchtime provision.  New staff are fully supported with a full induction programme and ongoing training. In your application you should clearly outline any existing experience of working with children in either a paid or voluntary capacity.

Candidates who prefer to handwrite their application may do so and should call the school office on 01943 873180 to obtain an application pack.

If you would like to know more about the post before making a decision to apply, please contact us on or contact Hannah Veil, Senior Administrator on 01943 873180.

Please return your completed application by email to  or by hand to the school office.

Please note that we are unable to accept CV’s.
Closing Date for applications:  12 noon on Monday 23rd May 2022

We are committed to safeguarding and all posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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Menston Primary Receives National Recognition We are pleased to announce that we have been awarded the Silver Quality Mark by the national Skills Builder Partnership in recognition of our high standards in the teaching of transferable skills to all of our children.  Our high standards have been further recognised by our school also being awarded  Skills Builder Showcase School status.  Read all about our work on the partnership’s showcase pages