Teaching Assistant (with medical needs responsibility)

Teaching Assistant (with responsibility for a child’s medical needs)

Scale 2 (£21,408 - 21,795 pro rata) plus additional medical needs payment (£2,400)

30 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term time)

Bannockburn Primary School is a large, vibrant and exciting setting serving a diverse community. An ethos of mutual respect and positive values for life are central to us; children, parents, carers and staff all value the supportive working relationships we enjoy.  We have two school sites which operate as one school. Our successful school in Plumstead is looking to recruit an enthusiastic person with high expectations for the above position.

You will be contracted to work throughout the term time initially for a fixed term of one year working with a child with one-to-one medical needs. The additional payment is based on working with a specific child.

We are looking for staff who:

  • Are positive role models for staff, pupils and parents
  • Have the highest expectations of themselves and the children
  • Are committed to continuous professional development
  • Work well as part of a team


We can offer you:

  • Strong strategic leadership with a clear sense of direction
  • Supportive staff, governors, pupils and parents
  • A quality induction and further opportunities for CPD
  • Training and support in relation to the specific needs of the child


Application packs are available to download via the employment opportunities section of our website www.bannockburnprimaryschool.com

Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service. Further information about the disclosure can be found at https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/disclosure-and-barring-service

Closing date: 9am, Tuesday 22nd June 2021

Interviews: Week commencing 28th June 2021

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