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Type of Position:Teaching Assistant
Salary:VTG6 SP15-18 starting salary £18,569 per annum, pro rata (actual starting salary £13,951 per annum, pro rata if part time) + Health Care Cash Plan and Benefits Package.
Start Date:01/09/2022
Closing Date: Thursday 7th July 2022 at 9:00. Interviews: Friday 15th July 2022


Full time and part time (mornings only) roles available, term time only, fixed term until 31/08/23, to start in September 2022.

VTG6 SP15-18 starting salary £18,569 per annum, pro rata (actual starting salary £13,951 per annum, pro rata if part time) + Health Care Cash Plan and Benefits Package.

Venturers Trust is a dynamic and focused multi-academy trust based in Bristol, formed in September 2017 through the merger of CGS Trust and Merchants’ Academy Trust. The Trust is responsible for eight academies, 3,500 pupils and 700 staff with a commitment to making a significant and lifelong difference to the lives of young people from some of Bristol’s most disadvantaged communities.

The Trust is sponsored by the Society of Merchant Venturers and the University of Bristol. Both sponsors seek to ensure that all our young people receive a truly inspiring education. Their support, challenge and expertise are greatly valued.

Applications are invited from high quality candidates to join an exciting and committed team at Fairlawn Primary School.

We are looking to recruit staff who are genuinely inspired to work within a strong, supportive team, delivering high quality provision for the children within our care; staff who are energised by thinking outside the box and making learning fun and fabulous.


We strive to offer the highest level of education and trust that you will have equally high expectations. The Trust offers a wide variety of CPD opportunities.


The successful candidate will have:

  • GCSEs at Grade C or above in English and maths (or equivalent qualifications).
  • NVQ Level 2 in Supporting Teaching and Learning or equivalent qualification.
  • A proficiency in improving basic numeracy and literacy with specialist skills in literacy that will enable you to work with targeted individuals.
  • Commitment to continuing personal and professional development.
  • Understanding of principles of child development and learning processes and barriers to learning

In return you will join a wonderful team and have every opportunity to further your professional development and career with an excellent benefit package including; Wellbeing Health Cash Plan, Retail Discounts, ICT Loans, Professional Introduction Incentive plus others.

We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.


Closing date: Thursday 7th July 2022 at 9:00.    Interviews: Friday 15th July 2022



Fairlawn Primary School is part of Venturers Trust and is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all staff.

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