East Midlands Education Trust

Care Assistant

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Larkfields Infant School


Scale 3: £20,043 - £20,852 pro rata

Hours per Week

32.50 (Term time only)


3 Years Fixed Term

Closing Date



Care Assistant

32.50 hours per week, Term time only

3 Years Fixed Term

Scale 3: £20,043 - £20,852 pro rata, Actual salary: £15,008.77 - £15,614.57


We are seeking to appoint a care assistant for the beginning of September 2022. The role will be based in an FS2 class supporting pupils with intimate care needs and the teaching and learning under the direct instruction of the classroom teacher.

Larkfields is a happy, friendly and successful Infant School with a strong and supportive staff team. We are committed to developing the whole child in a developmentally appropriate manner and pride ourselves on the relationships we build with our children and their families. The children at Larkfields are motivated, well-behaved and eager to learn.

We are looking for a care assistant who has:

  • Experience of working with 4-7 year olds
  • Good English, Maths and Communication skills.
  • Positive strategies to support children with additional needs

A job description and person specification can be downloaded below. An application form can be downloaded by clicking 'Apply Online' above. Applications must be made on an EMET application form. CVs will not be accepted. No agencies.

Please send completed applications forms to recruitment@emet.uk.com

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The School looks to employ well-qualified staff who are willing to contribute to the full life of the school and who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 09:00AM on Monday 8th August 2022

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 10th August 2022.