This vacancy is for a post at Brightwell cum Sotwell CofE Primary School.

Fixed Term (dependent on funding) / Term time only


Immediate start

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Teaching Assistant to join our team as we transform a small community school into something special.

We are a small village school of around 100 children serving a community of families that are aspirant and care about education. You will be an outstanding individual who understands the value of working hard with a view to making a terrific difference quickly. We are not seeking a particular profile of applicant; we are looking for energy and a shared value of putting our children at the centre of everything we do. The role will involve working with a child with a high level of SEND.

Dedication, flexibility and the ability to work as a member of a team is essential.  This would be an excellent opportunity for those wishing to gain experience in order to pursue a career in teaching.

Brightwell cum Sotwell C of E Primary School is the first school to join the Merchant Taylor’s Oxfordshire Academy Trust. Wallingford Schools is itself an oversubscribed, successful 11-18 school regularly amongst the most successful schools in the country for progress in English and Maths.

The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.

Further information and an application form can be found on our school websites at or or e-mail us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Closing date for completed application forms is 10:00am Friday 14th December 2018

Interviews are planned for the week beginning 17th December 2018