Work with us

Belleville is an ambitious, successful and vibrant place to work. We focus on positive learning behaviour and have high expectations for all children. We have two school sites (Belleville Webbs and Belleville Meteor), both close to Clapham Junction, with great public transport options.

Belleville Primary School is part of Quality First Education (Q1E), a growing multi-academy trust with four primary schools on five sites across south London. This is an exciting time for us and we want the best people to join us as we grow. Opportunities to join our excellent team will be posted below. 

Classroom Assistant roles: starting September 2021

One year fixed term contract, actual salary of £17,224 pro rata (term time only) of the full time equivalent of £22,209 


Belleville Primary School is a large, popular, outstanding primary school in Wandsworth borough. We are part of the Quality First Education Trust, a successful London multi academy trust.

We are looking for outstanding, talented people to join our team of education support staff.  


We offer:

  • A varied and interesting classroom assistant role, with lots of room to grow;
  • An exciting, dynamic school with a strong curriculum, high quality teaching, amazing opportunities for children and a relentless drive for excellence and equality;
  • A friendly, supportive staff team;
  • Excellent training, with induction before starting in the classroom, followed by fantastic on-the-job learning and professional development once in the role;
  • Active support for staff who are thinking of becoming a teacher in future.


  • May be thinking about training to be a teacher in future;
  • Are committed, reliable, positive, enthusiastic, flexible, helpful and friendly;
  • Have good literacy, numeracy, communication and IT skills;
  • Have some experience of supporting or working with children;
  • Have an interest in education and child development and are willing to learn;
  • Ideally have some experience of working in a primary school (not essential);
  • Are ideally educated to degree level (not essential).


Main duties:

  • To support classroom learning, under the guidance of the teacher/lead person;
  • To work with individuals and small groups on specific activities;
  • To supervise and provide particular support for identified students;
  • To motivate and support pupils to fulfil their potential;
  • To prepare learning resources, displays and equipment;
  • To assist teachers to develop lesson activities and teaching strategies;
  • To help evaluate pupil achievements, progress and needs;
  • To support with behaviour management;
  • To accompany and support pupils on school visits and journeys;
  • To provide personal care and assistance for pupils who require such support.

Location: You must be happy to work on either of the Belleville Primary School sites (Webb’s Road SW11 6PR, Meteor Street SW11 5NZ ) and to work with different children and teachers as required.

Completed applications to be submitted to by Monday 14th June 2021. Interviews will be held in late June. Start date: 31st August 2021.


As this role will involve contact with children, we will undertake a number of checks regarding your suitability to work with children. We will take up at least two references and ask you to complete a self-disclosure form before interview. Any job offer will be conditional on you having a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Criminal Records Check and Barred List Check, having the legal right to work in the UK and having satisfactory overseas criminal records checks if deemed necessary.


We seek excellent classroom teachers to join our strong and highly motivated team. 

Within Belleville, and across the Q1E trust, we look for ambitious practitioners with the drive to make a significant difference to the lives of the children we serve.

Teachers receive excellent training, support and development, including mentoring and modelling from others. For NQTs we provide up to 15 days of paid induction training in July, followed by a structured training programme over the first two years of teaching. Read more about what we offer in our Q1E brochure for teachers.  

Please see our Trust's recruitment page our current advertisement in the TES to access our teacher application form and supporting documentation or the documents linked below to submit to

Download the Q1E- welcome letter

Download the Q1E - main scale teacher job description and person specification  

Download the Q1E application form

Download the Equal opportunities form

Download the Application guidance notes

Current application window for class teacher positions closes at noon on Friday 11th June 2021.

Midday Assistants

Required as soon as possible

Members of our midday team provide support to pupils during their lunchtime break - to encourage them to make the right choices, build friendships and to interact with each other through play.

Salary: £3,866.00 per annum
Hours: 7.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday (hours may be 12.00-1.30pm or 12.30-2.00pm).
39 weeks per annum (including attending Inset Days). Holiday is not to be taken during term time.
Reports to: Belleville’s Senior Leadership Team.

We are looking for someone who:

  • can work well in a team
  • would like to work part time, with primary school children, in a happy and friendly school
  • is positive, committed, reliable and punctual
  • will be able to take responsibility for ensuring the safety and wellbeing of our children.

A First Aid qualification would be welcomed but is not essential.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to a DBS check.

Please return your completed application and equal opportunities form to the school, either by post to Belleville Primary School, Belleville Road, London SW11 6PR, or by email to CVs are not accepted. Early response is encouraged.

Downloads for the Midday Assistant role:
Job description and person specification
Application form
Equal opportunities monitoring form