Current Vacancies

We are looking to recruit 


Mid-day Supervisory Assistants (MDSA)

Permanent and temporary posts available

Required to start in as soon as possible

Pay: £9.00 per hour

Hours of work: 5.5 per week (Monday to Friday 12.30 – 1.30pm + 6 minutes per day)

Term time only


We are seeking to recruit two MDSAs as soon as possible. One post is permanent, the other is to cover a maternity leave.


Further details can be found opposite, along with the application form.

Please contact Ally Carne, School Administrator, for more information or for a visit to the school on 01985 213383 or .



 And we are also looking to recruit a


Teaching Assistant

Temporary fixed term – As soon as possible – July 2020

27.5 hours per week, 38 weeks per year

This is a term time only post

Pay: £9.55 per hour


The Avenue Primary School are seeking to recruit a temporary Teaching Assistant to support two pupils in our Reception Class.


The Avenue Primary School and Children’s Centre is a happy and caring school where the staff are dedicated to creating a great place for children to thrive and learn. As part of the Acorn Education Trust it provides exciting opportunities to improve local education.


We would like to hear from you if you:

  • Enjoy working with children and can develop good working relationships with them;

  • Have experience of working in a reception class or knowledge of the EYFS curriculum, preferable but not essential;

  • Understand and are sympathetic to the needs of children;

  • Are enthusiastic and self-motivated;

  • Are a team player who can build good working relationships with colleagues;


We can offer you:

  • Specific training for medical needs;

  • term time working;

  • a caring and supportive community environment;
  • a commitment to health and wellbeing of staff;
  • a commitment to professional development;
  • Opportunities to progress to other roles in school for the right person.

  • the opportunity to work effectively with other schools as part of a multi-academy trust.

Closing date for applications – 12 noon, Tuesday, 22nd October 2019

Interviews – Tuesday, 5th November 2109


As part of the Acorn Education Trust, Avenue Primary School and Children’s Centre is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure And Barring Service check and Health Screening before appointment is confirmed.

Please also see below a link to the current vacancies within The Acorn Education Trust: