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SEND TA Required

Job Summary

Contract type: Fixed term until October 2021

Working time: 25 hours per week. Term time only

Role: SEND Teaching Assistant  

Salary: Level 2D pt4-pt6 (£18,933 – £19,698 pro rata)

Start date: January 2021

Advert start date: Friday 4th December 2020

Closing date: Monday 4th January 2021

Interview date: Wednesdsay 6th January 2021


Required to start January 2021

We are looking to recruit a dedicated and enthusiastic SEND Teaching Assistant to join our team at Maple Tree Primary School in Sandy, Bedfordshire. The successful candidate will be committed to high standards and will have the energy and inspiration to work alongside class teachers with individuals or groups within the classrooms.

Candidates should be qualified to at least NVQ Level 3 or the equivalent. This is a fixed term position until October Half term 2021 of 25 hours a week, to start as soon as possible.

Main Purpose of the Role:

To support the teaching staff by helping to ensure that the school provides the highest standards of care, support and welfare for all pupils both inside and outside of the classroom, helping children with their learning, and will support and work with either individuals or groups of children with SEND.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the Person Specification in order to be offered the post. DBS Disclosure at Enhanced Level and a qualification check are required for this post.