Job Vacancies & Volunteering

Job Vacancies:

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

Exciting Opportunity to work at Springfield

Teaching Assistants Required

 Full-Time Permanent and

Part-Time Temporary positions available


We are looking for full-time [30 hours] permanent and have the flexibility for some part-time temporary Teaching Assistants to join our school. Pay scale – Grade 6 – Point 8.

Full-time salary £15,300 pro rata.

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.


Please read the Job Description and Person Specification for clarity on the expectations of the role.




Application procedure:

The application information is available on the school’s website under ‘Job Vacancies’ in the ‘About The School’ section.

Applicants must complete, in full, the school’s application form and requirements for their submission to be considered. Visits to the school are welcomed.

Please send your completed application form to by 5.00pm on Monday 9th December 2019.

Shortlisting will take place on Tuesday 10th December 2019, the selection will be with reference to the job description and person specification. The interviews will be held on Tuesday 17th December 2019. The interview process will include a series of tasks and a panel interview [comprised of staff and Governors].


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.