Home Page

Bishop MonktonC of E Primary School


If you would like to discuss any of the vacancies below please do get in touch with the school on 01765 677583. We are more than happy to combine roles for the right candidate.

General Teaching Assistant

Term Time only

16.5 hours per week

Monday – Wednesday 9.00 am – 3.30 pm  


Initially Fixed Term contract:

To start 31st October 2022 – July 2022



At Bishop Monkton CE Primary, we provide a welcoming, caring family environment in which all children can flourish. We achieve this by creating a nurturing and inclusive setting where core values are fundamental. We support our children to be healthy, happy and vibrant individuals and now need YOU to be part of this transformation.

We are looking for a positive, flexible, and hardworking individual to join our successful school team. You will be working in an upper KS2 class in the mornings, alongside the class teacher, supporting teaching and learning. In the afternoons you will help to provide PPA cover for our HLTAs working in the younger classes. There may also be two additional mornings available on a supply basis. This role offers great variety and an opportunity to use your own initiative, responding to the needs of the children, enabling them to achieve their potential.


The successful applicant will have high expectations of all children and the passion to get the very best from each individual. You will be working alongside a dedicated team of supportive teachers and other teaching assistants. Most importantly, you will be adaptable and have the right attitude towards the children you work with.

Please look at our website to find out more about our school. Visits to the school are welcomed. Any questions please do get in touch.


GTA post is paid at Salary Grade C, SCP 2-4

Enhanced DBS disclosure is essential for this post.


Application forms are available from the school website

Electronic application forms can be returned to or posted for the attention of the Headteacher, Mrs Sally Cowling.


Closing date:  Friday 30th September 2022 All applications to be received by 12 noon.

Interviews are to be held on Tuesday 4th October 2022.