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Eldon Grove Academy as part of Extol Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and will ensure that the highest priority is given to following the guidance and regulations to safeguard children and young people.

Any post at our school is subject to safer recruitment measures and is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (as amended) and requires an Enhanced check to be made through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

Applicants must have the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of any role advertised with confidence through the medium of English.

Eldon Grove Academy currently has the following vacancy: 

Classroom Assistant


Required for September 2022

Band 5 £19650 per annum pro rata

Actual Salary £15988 - £16348

35hpw, term time only + 5 additional days (195 days per annum)

Eldon Grove Academy are seeking to appoint a committed and highly effective classroom assistant who will contribute to meeting the needs of pupils in Early Years/KS1 in all aspects of the Primary Curriculum and the wider life of the school. The successful applicant will become part of a forward thinking stand out school which became part of the Extol Academy Trust on 1st July 2013.

The successful candidate should have:

We offer:

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact our school office to arrange an appointment.

The application form and further details are attached to this advertisement.

Personal information provided on application forms will be retained and used in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) 2018 and other legislative provisions. Please view our privacy policy below. 

Completed application forms should be emailed to: or posted to Eldon Grove Academy by the closing date specified. Correct postage is the responsibility of the applicant.

Closing Date: Monday 6th June 2022 (9am)

Shortlisting : Monday 6th June 2022 

Interviews: Friday 10th June 2022 

Classroom Assistant Job Description EYFS KS1 May 2022.pdf

Person Specification Classroom Assistant EYFS KS1 Band 5 2022.pdf

Application Form 2021-2022.docx

job applicant privacy notice.docx