Job Vacancies & Volunteering

Job Vacancies:

All our current job vacancies are displayed here, along with relevant information for potential candidates.


We are recruiting for temporary Teaching Assistants [full-time or part-time] to join our school.

Pay scale – Grade 6 £19,945 to £22,021 pro rata per annum.

Hours:  8:30 – 3:00 (Secondary) / 8:45 – 3:15 (Primary)

We are looking for Teaching Assistants who –

  • are committed, flexible and enthusiastic
  • can provide high quality education and welfare for our pupils
  • have the ability to work within all areas of the School
  • can use their initiative
  • are a good communicator and an effective team member.

Application procedure:


Applicants must complete, in full, the school’s application form and requirements for their submission to be considered. Applications in the form of CVs are not accepted.

Please read the candidate’s information pack which includes the Job Description and Person Specification giving clarity on the expectations of the role.

Your application form must be sent to by 12.00pm Noon on Thursday 5th November 2020.

Shortlisting will take place on Thursday 5th November 2020, the selection will be with reference to the job description and person specification. The interviews will be held on Thursday 12th November 2020. The interview process will include a series of tasks and a panel interview.




Springfield School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post involves the type of work with children and young people, that requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All cases are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.

If you are interested in being a supply teaching assistant (non-contracted, casual work with no fixed hours). Please contact our Senior TA Jo Donohoe on 01993 706662 or 703963.

Important information for all vacancies.


At Springfield School we welcome volunteering from all members of the community.

People volunteer for many different reasons; to gain experience, because they have a skill to offer the pupils e.g. music, sports, computing, to try work in a school such as ours, because they have a skill to offer the school and sometimes just because they want to.

If you are interested in volunteering at Springfield School please contact Jo Donohoe on 01993 703963.