The closing date for applications for our TA role in EYFS is Thursday 14th February! Visits to our school are welcomed on the morning of Tuesday 12th February - please phone Sarah or Julie in the office to make a mutually convenient appointment! Please see the Vacancies page for more information!
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Shap CE Primary SchoolA Safe Branch from which to Soar

Welcome toShap CE Primary SchoolA Safe Branch from which to Soar


Teaching Assistant in Catbells (EYFS) to support 2 SEN children

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The Governors at Shap C of E Primary School would like to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join our team to support children within our EYFS who have impairment in imagination, social relationships and social communication, and sensory difficulties.


We are a small, caring rural school with 95 children aged 3-11, situated just 5 minutes off the M6. 


Our EYFS setting offers a stimulating, exciting and diverse curriculum led by a very experienced, enthusiastic, friendly team who put the children at the heart of everything they do. A broad and balanced curriculum is delivered both in and out of the classroom making good use of the local community and open spaces.


Ofsted recognise that we offer a ‘warm and welcoming environment’ where ‘staff understand that a child’s emotional well-being is crucial to their general well-being and their ability to study’. ‘Pupils are enthusiastic learners and staff go to great lengths to provide high levels of pastoral support.’


For a further taste of life at Shap School please see our school website: or visit our Facebook page: Shap C E School.


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and recommended on

Tues 5th February between 1-5pm

Wed 6th February between 12-3pm

Tues 12th February between 9-5pm


Closing date for applications Thursday 14th February

Interview will be held on Wednesday 27th February

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Application forms and further details are available from the school office on 01931 716274 or via e mail: