1-1 Teaching Assistant

  • Meon Junior School
  • Portsmouth

1-1 Teaching Assistant

Job advert

1-1Teaching Assistant

Grade C: £17,160 -£19,240 FTE (£7,361.80 - £8254.14)

Fixed Term for 1 year

18.75 hours per week 8.45am – 12.30pm Mon-Fri

Start Date ASAP


An opportunity has arisen for a 1-1 Teaching Assistant to join us at Meon Junior School.


The principal responsibilities of this post are to enable students to access learning by supervising and assisting them across a wide range of activities and supported learning.


The right candidate(s) for the role will have experience of working with young people to support their physical and mental wellbeing and will possess excellent written and communication skills. They will be educated to a minimum requirement of Grade C or above (or equivalent) in English and Mathematics and good ICT skills.


The ideal candidate will have high levels of motivation, energy and commitment with a reflective approach to the role and the ability to work to build positive relationships with students and their parents/carers.  The suitable candidate will be able to demonstrate that they can work as both part of a team and contribute to the effective organisation of the school with administrative support.

We are part of the Thinking Schools Academy Trust (TSAT) which is made up of a family of schools working together to improve the life chances of young people.


It is our mission to nurture every child to both ‘Aspire and Achieve’.


Closing date: Friday 18th October 2019


Interviews will take place: Tuesday 22nd October 2019



We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.