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Tollerton Primary School


Job Title                     Care Assistant

Salary                         NJC Grade 2 scp 2-4, (£18,516 - £19,264 full time, all year round equivalent. Actual salary for 6.75 hours per week, term time only is £2,941 - £3,060 per annum).

Work Pattern             6.75 hours per week initially.

Contract Type           Fixed Term


Closing date              Midday Thursday 7th July 2022


Interview                    Monday 11th July 2022


Required from           September 2022



Are you committed to achieving high standards? Can you work well as part of a team?


We are looking for someone who can:

  • Work effectively as part of a team whilst providing dedicated 1:1 support to a pupil
  • Attend to the social and personal needs of the pupil (including toileting)
  • Supervise and support the pupil to ensure their safety and access to learning (differentiated)
  • Establish a good relationship with the pupil and their family, be a role model, and aware of their needs and how to respond appropriately.
  • Promote the inclusion and acceptance of the pupil and encourage other pupils to interact with them
  • Follow school policies closely
  • Display a practical knowledge of safeguarding procedures

In return, we can provide:

  • A supportive and friendly staff team
  • Well-mannered and engaged pupils
  • School induction, safeguarding training and training specific to the needs of the role and the pupil (including sign language and manual handling training).

Work pattern

  • Term-time only
  • Initially Monday, Wednesday and Friday 1:00pm to 3:15pm (6.75 hours per week)
  • Increasing to 9 hours per week (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday noon – 3:00pm) – timescale to be determined but likely to be towards the end of September 2022.
  • Possibly increasing further from 31 October 2022, to include mornings
  • End date 25 July 2023 (end date subject to review)


We are supported by Equals Trust, a Primary Multi Academy Trust with 12 schools in the Rushcliffe and Gedling area.

Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact the office on to arrange this. See our school website for more details about our school: 

To apply please download the below documents or e mail: for an application pack.  Applications should consist of a fully completed application form and a short supporting letter emailed to


Tollerton Primary School is committed to providing a safe environment and to promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory relevant safer recruitment and DBS checks in line with our safeguarding policy. All applicants must have the right to work in the UK.