Current Vacancies at St Mary's

St Mary's is a nurturing school situated in the beautiful Cotswold market town of Tetbury.  Staff well-being and development is central to our caring Christian vision and we are passionate about achieving the best outcomes for each child. We have a fabulous team of staff who are inspiring and fun to work with. Our children are a curious, caring and courageous bunch and are full of enthusiasm and energy. 

We have a Forest School onsite, a huge field used all year round for den building, digging and exploring and an all-weather running track. As a school community we have a collective commitment to developing healthy and active children and we put children at the heart of all we do. 

We are a 2 form entry school and children are taught in single year group classes.

We are rated 'Good' by Ofsted.

Thank you for your interest in a job at St Mary's.

We currently have vacancies for two 1 to 1 Teaching Assistants. 


1:1 Teaching Assistants - part time, temporary positions. 

We are seeking two capable and enthusiastic teaching assistants to support children with communication and interaction needs. These roles are to start as soon as possible. 

One role is for 17.5 hours a week (8:45 -12:15) working in Early Years.

The second role is for 18.75 hours a week (8:45 - 12:30) working in KS1. 

The ideal candidates will be people who:

  • are genuinely committed to developing caring and trusting relationships and supporting pupils with specific needs in accessing their education;
  • able to motivate and encourage the pupil;
  • are calm patient and adaptable;
  • able to work in class to support teaching and learning;
  • able to implement intervention programmes;
  • can assist with providing verbal/ written feedback as appropriate;
  • have good communication skills;
  • are able to support the Christian ethos of the school.

We can offer

  • a role within a nurturing, caring and supporting school
  • an experienced team of professionals to provide support and advice.
  • a school which makes informed decisions supported by Christian values.
  • a position within a thriving, forward thinking trust.
  • professional development opportunities.
  • employee wellbeing assistance.

As a new member of the Diocese of Gloucester Academy Trust we can offer you the opportunity to work in a thriving, forward-thinking trust alongside experienced school leaders and staff. 

Application Details

Visits to the school are encouraged. Please contact the school office to arrange a convenient time to come and meet the team, see the school and find out what working for St Mary's could offer you. 

Please call 01666 502275 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to arrange a visit. 

How to Apply

If you would like to be considered for this role please take a look at the Recruitment Pack (including job description and person specification) and complete this application form.

Please return the application form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. It should be accompanied by a covering letter addressed to Miss Selwood (SENCO) 

Applications should be received by the school no later than midday on Friday 22nd September 2023. 

Interview date - 4th October 2023. 


Contact Details

St Mary's CE VA Primary School

St Mary's Road




Telephone 01666 502 275

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


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