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We currently have a vacancy for a

Level 3 Teaching Assistant

and a Parent Governor

Level 3 Teaching Assistant

We are looking to recruit a full-time, class-based Teaching Assistant.

You must be committed, hardworking and enthusiastic. In return we can offer you the chance to work with a wonderful group of children, friendly and supportive staff, and leaders, the opportunity for professional development and a chance to work at a good and improving school, where we all believe that ‘WE CAN’!

The post will be a fixed term contract for 1 year in the first instance commencing September 2023.

Closing Date: Friday 9th June 2023 at 4pm.

Application forms are available to download from BCC, below, or email request to

Grendon 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.

We are committed to equal opportunities in employment and positively welcome your application

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

The successful candidate will be subject to all necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Prohibition check; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; Online checks, identity and right to work.  All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references prior to interview.

Parent Governor

Grendon Primary School Governing Board is looking for a Parent Governor to join our Governing Board to fulfil the three core responsibilities of Governors:

  • Setting the school’s vision, ethos and strategic direction
  • Holding the Headteacher to account for the educational performance of the school
  • Overseeing the financial performance of the school

This is a challenging and exciting role where you will learn new skills and extend existing ones during your time on the governing board. The successful candidate would need to have:

  • The willingness to learn
  • The curiosity to question & analyse
  • Good-inter personal skills
  • Appropriate levels of English & Maths
  • Commitment to support school and attend regular meetings.

If this interests you, please complete the form below and return it to school.

Please contact Joanne Baker, our Chair of Governors, if you would like to find out more, by emailing:

Governors do not need to be experts in the field of education. What they do need is a commitment to the school as well as the willingness to get involved.