Glen Road, Plympton, Plymouth, PL7 2DE

01752 339073

Welcome to Glen Park Primary School. We hope you can find the information you require on the website. If not, please contact Mr Anthony Hutchings, Head Teacher at

Glen Park Primary School

Success for all, through learning together

Teaching Assistants 

Full Time – Permanent - Salary/Grade: C

EYFS Teaching Assistant x 1 - required to start as soon as possible

KS1/2 Teaching assistant x 2 - required for September 2021 

We are seeking to appoint skilled Teaching Assistants to join our very supportive, hardworking and successful team. We are looking for someone to join our Early Years Foundation Stage team as soon as possible and in KS1/2 from September 2021.

We are looking to appoint individuals who are team players, able to use their initiative in the classroom and help support the delivery of intervention programmes for individual and small groups of children. If you have the commitment to work in a school that is continually striving to ensure the highest possible standards of pupil achievement, personal development and well-being, your application would be very welcome. We are looking for someone who is: 

  • A committed individual who enjoys working as part of a hard-working and welcoming team
  • Has high expectations and a commitment to providing the best possible education for all pupils
  • Has the the ability to be flexible, dynamic, enjoy a challenge, be good at thinking on your feet and well organised 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to develop a strong partnership with parents and carers

We can offer you in return

  • A forward thinking, well-resourced school within extensive grounds- opportunities to work with a broad range of professionals within the school and across the trust.
  • An excellent working environment with the chance to work alongside friendly and supportive colleagues within the Trust
  • The opportunity to work with pupils who are enthusiastic, caring and demonstrate excellent attitudes towards their learning.

Visits to the school to find out more about what we can offer, are recommended and most welcome. To arrange a visit, please contact the school office on 01752 339073.

The closing date for applications is noon on Friday 21st May 2021. Applications need to be sent to

When submitting your application, please indicate whether you are applying for either the EYFS or KS1/2 post. 

Glen Park Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Candidate information pack

Teaching Assistant job description

EYFS Person specification

KS1/2 Person specification 

Recruitment and Selection Policy

Child Protection & Safeguarding Policy

Support Staff Application Form