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Husthwaite CE VC Primary

Closing Date

Mon 13th May


Husthwaite CE VC Primary


Sarah Dixon


01347 868371


Husthwaite CE Primary School & Apple Tree Nursery, Low Street, Husthwaite, York, YO61 4QA

School Details

Husthwaite CE Primary School & Apple Tree Nursery

Low Street


York, YO61 4QA

Tel: 01347 868371

Part of the Husthwaite & Sessay CE Primary Federation

Executive Headteacher: Miss Fiona Bennett


*Please note: the Diocese of York is not the employer*


33.75 hours per week TTO, Grade D, required to start June 2024

The post is initially a fixed term contract to 31.7.25

Additional hours may also be available for relief wrap around care and / or half a day HLTA dependent on qualifications.

Are you passionate about the education of children and want to work in a school where every individual is valued? This is an exciting opportunity for a motivational teaching assistant to join our highly skilled and friendly staff.

Husthwaite School & Nursery is set in a pretty village location in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and is located just 2 miles from the A19 and close to Easingwold and Thirsk. The candidate will work alongside the class teacher.

Candidates should have

· be committed to working as part of a team;
· be enthusiastic and committed to nurturing, challenging, inspiring and motivating pupils to reach their full potential;
· have excellent communication and organisational skills;
· be resilient and flexible;
· have a cheerful disposition and a sense of humour;
· want to share our vision and ethos for the highest standards in all aspects of school life;
· have experience in an EYFS setting

In return we can offer:

· a staff team who are dedicated and supportive of each other;

· opportunities for continuing professional development and further career enhancement (especially for any candidates who hold a HLTA qualification);

· a school where children are happy and confident learners;

· opportunity to work in collaboration with other schools;

· a chance to be part of a caring, Christian environment with exciting visions for the future;

· access to a local government pension scheme;

Husthwaite CE Primary School is federated with Sessay CE Primary School. Working across both sites may be requested in the future if necessary.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced level DBS disclosure and medical clearance.

For further details candidates are welcome to contact the school by telephone on 01347 868371. Visits to the school are very welcome by prior arrangement with Sarah Dixon, School Business Manager. Please take a look at our school website to get a real feel for our school.

To apply for this vacancy please visit the school website; Vacancies – Husthwaite Church of England Primary School

Applications closing date: midday Monday 13 May 2024

Interviews expected to take place : Thursday 16 May 2024