Level 3 SEND Teaching Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Term-time only (Permanent)
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
05/10/2020 09:00
£22,021 - £22,911 per annum (Pro Rata £17,918 - £18,642)* Subject to 20/21 pay award
Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Closing date:
5 Oct
Further Information

Level 3 SEND Teaching Assistant
Status: Permanent
Required: November 2020
Salary: £22,021 - £22,911 per annum (Pro Rata £17,918 - £18,642)* Subject to 20/21 pay award
Hours: 35 hours per week, term time only + 5 days
Closing Date: Monday 5th October 2020 at 9:00am
Shortlisting: Tuesday 6th October 2020
Interviews: Friday 9th October 2020

Dormanstown Primary Academy is seeking to appoint a pro-active, enthusiastic, energetic and reliable Level 3 SEND Teaching Assistant to join the Tees Valley Education Trust. This position would be to work with children from Reception to Year 6. As a Level 3 SEND Teaching Assistant, you will work alongside the class teacher, helping pupils to get the most out of their learning and supporting individuals or groups of pupils.

We are looking for people who have experience of, or a genuine interest in, working with children with complex SEND, are interested in their development and learning and have good organisational and communication skills. We ask that all staff working with our children hold qualifications in English and mathematics that are at least equivalent to GCSE grade ‘C’. Qualification as a teaching assistant (or equivalent) is essential.

In return, we can offer you the opportunity to join a successful academy within a well-established trust. Both the trust and academy have a strong inclusive ethos and an inherent drive for quality. Dormanstown Primary Academy is dedicated to delivering outstanding inclusive practice through a culture of co-production, experiential learning and growth, where parents and professionals work together to support the holistic development of the child. Our children are proud academy citizens, care for each other, are focused on learning and enjoy coming to school. We have an incredibly strong team and thrive on working together to improve access to education and outcomes for our children.

Applications are invited from prospective candidates who are able to demonstrate that they are able to meet the essential criteria set out in the person specification and who have the vision, values and tenacity to join an outstanding team and help continue the journey towards excellence.

Tees Valley Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory references and enhanced DBS check.