• Sarah D. Young, Headteacher : telephone 01263 578144

TA Vacancy – home role


Scale D point 5-6 (£19312 – £19698 FTE)

Temporary 27.5 hrs a week, term time only until end of Summer Term.

Teaching Assistant Home role (click to download Job Description and Person Specification)

The school is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated Teaching Assistant. The candidate must be willing to work alongside a teacher with a pupil with Autism in the child’s home setting.

Applicants will ideally have experience and understanding of child development, special educational needs, autistic spectrum disorder, safeguarding and a relevant personalised curriculum.  You should be highly motivated, have a flexible approach to work, have excellent teamwork skills and a keen interest in their own professional development.

Applicants will be able to demonstrate a commitment to working with children, their families and the school.

Candidates selected for interview will be notified by email.

Closing date: Mon 24th Jan 9am  Interview date: Wed 2nd February

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

To this end, you may be required to undergo pre-employment checks.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and you will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced DBS check with barred list.

If you have information to declare it may be protected under the Exceptions Orders and you may not be required to declare it. You will be asked to make a criminal conviction declaration if you are shortlisted for the post. Guidance about whether a conviction or caution should be disclosed can be found on the Ministry of Justice website.