Teaching Assistant - Collingwood School & Media Arts College

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 15/01/2021 12:00
£16,028 - £16,348
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Collingwood School, Morpeth
Post Number:
Closing date:
15 Jan
Further Information

Fixed term until 31.08.2021.

Collingwood School & Media Arts College is a community special school that caters for pupils aged 2 to 19 with a wide range of special educational needs. The school offers a specialised learning environment to support the additional requirements of our students.

The Governors of the school are seeking enthusiastic, self-motivated teaching assistant(s) to work across the school. Successful candidate(s) will join a team of teaching assistants committed to raising standards and providing support to the teaching and learning agenda.

The role requires specialist skills and knowledge within a specialised context, working with children with substantial additional challenges.

You must be:

· Flexible, motivated, supportive and enthusiastic

· Have the skills and commitment to improve outcomes for all pupils in our school

· Able to work effectively within a team

· Able to relate to a wide range of abilities

Previous SEND experience, although not essential, would be an advantage.

We are very proud of our achievements at Collingwood and the reputation we have gained for the high standard of education we provide. We are committed to continuing to improve the work we do and would welcome applications from people who will share this vision with us.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

For an application form please contact:
Contact Name: Clare Tait, School Business Leader
School Address: Stobhillgate, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 2HA
Telephone: 01670 516374 Email: admin@collingwood.northumberland.sch.uk

Hours of work: 37 hrs per week, 8:30 to 4:30 Mon to Thurs, 8:30 to 4:00 Fri.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.