Educational Support Assistant-Hopton Primary School

Primary Schools
Hopton Primary School
17 hours 30 minutes
4 Woodend Rd, Mirfield WF14 8PR
Fixed Term
Grade 5
£7,521 - £7,672

The Governing Body of Hopton Primary School wishes to appoint an enthusiastic individual with the skills and knowledge necessary to fulfil the role of a educational teaching assistant from 2nd November until Friday 26th March 2021. This is a Fixed Term post to start with, we are hoping for it to continue after this date.


Hopton Primary School provides an outstanding standard of education (Ofsted 2008) for its 360+ pupils. The school is a Victorian building set in a rural area and is part of a pyramid of five primary schools in the Mirfield area.


We are seeking a dynamic and talented educational teaching assistant who will continue to give our children the educational experience they have come to expect at Hopton. We are happy to accept applications from experienced and newly qualified educational teaching assistants.



We are looking for someone who:

  • Is dedicated, energetic and proactive, with the vision and motivation to inspire others.
  • Is committed to helping us nurture excellence and drive our school forward.
  • Is creative in their approach to children's learning.
  • Will support partnerships with pupils, staff, parents, Governors and the community.
  • Has a positive approach and enjoys a challenge.


We can offer you:

  • Enthusiastic, co-operative, happy children.
  • A friendly, supportive team of staff and Governors.
  • Excellent professional development opportunities.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.


If you require an appointment to visit the school prior to completing an application, please contact Miss Suzanne Ellison, Bursar on telephone: 01924 489736 to make an appointment. For more information on the school you can visit the school website at


To apply for this job, please visit


Application forms should be returned by emailing – or by posting to the Head teacher at the school by 3.30pm on Friday 18th September 2020.


18 September 2020, 3:30 PM

This job is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

This vacancy is closed to applications.