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Greatwood Community Primary and Nursery School is a is a thriving and welcoming school. We offer an integrated support programme for all new staff and provide on-going professional development of the highest standard.

All posts in and around school are posted below. Please do keep coming back to check any latest vacancies.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours expected at Northern Star Academies Trust.

2 x General Teaching Assistants (1-1)Job Type: See below
Salary: See below



Required from September 2022

Fixed term to August 2023 in the first instance

1 x 32.5 hours per week, term time only actual salary – 32.5 hours £13,569 to £14,117 pa
1 x 16.25 hours per week actual salary – 16.25 hours £6,784 to £7,167 pa
(Grade C SCP 2-4 FTE £18,516 to £19,264 per annum)

We are looking to appoint GTAs to work alongside our teaching team, supporting pupils in school. The successful candidates will be an integral part of the staff team with a passion for helping every child reach their potential.

As a new member of staff it is critically important to us that you experience a comprehensive induction programme that is tailored and bespoke to meet your needs. In addition, we will offer you opportunities and experiences such as whole school professional development programme – led by staff for staff and a supportive team of committed professionals.

You will be a creative individual, with a passion for primary education and child development. If you want to make a difference and are committed to improving life chances for children.

Key dates:

Closing date:
9am, Monday 8th August 2022

w/c 8th August 2022


Receptionist and AdministratorJob Type: 15 hours per week – Term time only plus 5 days (44.5 weeks)
Salary: NJC Band D points 4 to 6 (£19,264 - £20,043 per annum) Actual salary - £6,665 to £6,934 per annum (Grade C SCP 2-4 FTE £18,516 to £19,264 per annum)



At Greatwood Community Primary School & Nursery, all our children are able to enjoy their learning and flourish in a safe and happy environment. Everyone who plays a part in Greatwood life is very proud of the school and we all strive to maintain it as a fantastic place to learn and a key part of Skipton life. We are proud to be a part of Northern Star Academies Trust and make the most of the links we have with our brilliant partner schools.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic person to fill a new role providing administrative support to the school. The role is extremely varied and you will be responsible for a range of areas such as:

  • Being the first port of call for parents and children
  • Submitting data returns to outside agencies e.g. DfE
  • Ensuring the school is Health and Safety compliant;
  • Ordering of goods and services;
  • Maintaining accurate records;
  • Supporting processes such as induction of new starters and recruitment;

You will need to be experienced in using Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel etc), finance systems as well as using in-house database systems. The successful candidate will have an awareness of safeguarding procedures within school and have had experience appropriate to working with children.

Key dates:

Closing date:
9.00am on Monday 8 August 2022



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