Hermitage Primary School

Teaching Assistant
Post Start Date: Feb 2022 (or ASAP)
Closing date: 24/01/2022
Closing time: 11:59 AM

Teaching Assistant – Class based; Required February 2022 (or sooner if possible)

Working hours: 29 hours per week, Term time only + 5 training days (39 weeks);
Salary information: Scale 3 -  £15,351 - £15,630 per annum inclusive of Outer London Weighting, dependent upon experience;
Location: Uxbridge, Middlesex.

We seek to appoint a kind and understanding individual to support the children in their learning and development, helping us continue to raise standards. The position is in upper Key Stage 2 and so a proficient standard of English and maths is essential.

Hermitage is a popular school in the heart of Uxbridge and is close to major transport links (London Underground and M25/40). We can offer you exceptional facilities in our modern learning environment, enthusiastic, motivated pupils, ongoing professional development and a supportive and collaborative team ethos. As  member of the Vanguard Learning Trust, we can also offer staff developmental support and opportunities via the trust.

The successful candidate will:
  • have experience in working in a school environment;
  • understand how to support children whilst developing their independence;
  • have the ability to motivate and inspire children through their learning journey;
  • have high expectations of all children;
  • work well as part of a team;
  • be keen to develop skills and experience and share these with other staff.
Unfortunately, we are not conducting visits at the moment, but a virtual tour of the school is available on our website.

CLOSING DATE: 24.1.2022 (Applications will be considered as they are uploaded, so please apply early to avoid disappointment)
INTERVIEW DATE: Week commencing 24.1.2022

CV’s will not be accepted

Please be advised that references from friends/family will not be accepted. The first must be from your current employer and the second from a professional colleague from a separate establishment. An offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references.


Supporting Documents


Safeguarding Statement
Hermitage Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and other pre-employment checks.


Our Location
Address: Belmont Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1RB