We understand that applying for positions in this time may be difficult as we are unable to offer a visit to our school. Rest assured there are many ways to find out about our work. A starting point could be to explore our website. In addition, there is lots of information about what we do on our busy Twitter feed @WestfieldNPS

The headteacher is also available to chat informally via Microsoft Teams or phone so please drop us an email to arrange kbarley@westfieldprimary.cumbria.sch.uk


Required 1st September 2020

PCD 5 Scale 6, £19,171 pro rata, 27.5 hrs per week, term time

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented teaching assistant. The Governors and Headteacher of Westfield Nursery and Primary School are seeking to appoint a creative, hardworking and innovative practitioner, for 1st September 2020 for a fixed term post. The contract may be extended dependent on funding. The post will be in Year 4. You will need to bring enthusiasm, drive and above all – a love of learning to support our practitioners achieve the very best for all our children. We are an inclusive, friendly school with a dedicated team and a warm family atmosphere.

  • Closing Date: Monday 29th June 2020 at 12 noon.
  • Interview Dates: week beginning 6th July 2020

Please note at this stage, interviews will follow an online format only. If you are invited to interview full instructions will be emailed to you.

Our School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required.


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Completed application forms should be returned via email kbarley@westfieldprimary.cumbria.sch.uk only, marked for the attention of the Headteacher Mrs Karen Barley.