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About the Role

This is a fixed term contract (term time only) to support our Nursery provision.  

About Us

Gorse Ride Schools is a vibrant, 2 form entry federated Nursery, Infant and Junior School with an environment designed to encourage every child, of all ages and abilities, to achieve their maximum potential.  Our children are energetic, keen to learn and enjoy being challenged.   We are immensely proud of our school and our children – who are our greatest ambassadors. They are respectful, responsible, hard-working, fun-loving and well-rounded individuals who thrive in the ethos of a school that allows them to discover their strengths, take risks in their learning and set challenges for themselves.

We can offer you :

  • A positive, caring ethos with children and learning at the heart of all we do

  • Happy children who are enthusiastic, motivated and engaged learners

  • Talented, friendly and supportive teaching and admin teams

  • Good relationships with parents, carers and the wider community

About You 

We are looking for an enthusiastic, proactive and nurturing Teaching Assistant to join our Nursery team for 5 mornings per week. 


Can you :


  • show creativity in motivating, engaging and challenging children in their learning

  • be resilient and reflective, always striving to improve

  • be positive, caring and enthusiastic

  • be a team player who supports others and shares good practice

  • be flexible and adaptive to change


Do you have :

  • good behaviour management

  • ability to work in a team


Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.  


Please forward completed application forms to

Amanda Tweed, School Business Manager

email :  


Gorse Ride Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

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