St Wilfrid's Catholic Primary School Ripon




Commencing 1st March 2024 or as soon as possible thereafter

Salary: Pro Rata £10,122.95 to £10,574.46 (FTE £21,030.00 to £21,968.00)

Monday to Friday Morning Term Time only: 8.45 – 1.00 pm

Initially fixed term until 31 July 2024


St Wilfrid’s Catholic Primary School are seeking an enthusiastic and caring teaching assistant to join our staff team. Your role will include:

  • Supporting children within the classroom under the guidance of the class teacher.
  • Supporting children with additional needs to achieve their potential.
  • Supervising children during the lunchtime period.


We can offer a friendly team, well behaved children, and a happy and positive learning environment. We value our teaching assistants and ensure that they are fully supported in order to fulfil their role. The applicants should feel able to support the Catholic ethos of the school.


St Wilfrid’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. We comply with all safer recruitment procedures and an enhanced DBS certificate will be sought along with other relevant employment checks.


Further details and the application form are available to download from the school website at .


Completed applications should either be returned by email to, by hand or posted to Headteacher, St Wilfrid’s Catholic Primary School, Church Lane, RIPON.  HG4 2ES.


The closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 23rd February with interviews scheduled for Tuesday 27th February.


Application Form (Non-teaching) - click here
GTA Job Description - click here
Notes to Applicants - click here
Consent to Obtain References - click here
Recruitment Monitoring - Click here