Teaching Assistant Level 3

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
11/12/2023 23:59
Grade EGrade E, £22,777 - £24,054 plus SSA £1,401 (pro rata to part time and term time), actual salary £8,002 - £8,604 + £492 - £501 (depending on length of service)
SSA £1,401
Hours per week:
15 hours per week
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching Assistant
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Washingwell Primary School
Number of posts:
Closing date:
11 Dec
Further Information
Teaching Assistant Level 3 + SEND - Year 6 - 15 hours per week, term time only, temporary contract linked to SEND funding for EHCP
Grade E - £22,777 - £24,054 + £1,401 pro rata to part time and term time only, actual part time salary £8,002 - £8,604 plus SSA £492 - £501 (depending on length of service).
Salary amounts quoted are from the 1st September to 31st August therefore, if you commence employment part way through the academic year they will be subject to an equated salary adjustment.

The Head Teacher and Governors of Washingwell Community Primary School are seeking to appoint an experienced Teaching Assistant to work within our Year 6 class supporting a child with an Education Health Care Plan (EHCP). The role is to commence January 2023.

We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant who:
has an outstanding record of working well within a team demonstrating a positive attitude, enthusiasm, dedication and commitment. 
has experience of working with children in a primary school setting, specifically with children with SEND
holds a Level 3 Teaching Assistant / NVQ Qualification as a minimum essential requirement.

The successful candidate would be expected to:
provide 1:1 support for a pupil with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) in Year 6
establish productive working relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and setting high expectations
promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils within the classroom
contribute to the planning, preparation and resources of learning activities 
have a full working knowledge and experience of the National Curriculum
display excellent communication skills 

Visits to the school are highly recommended and can be booked by telephoning the school office on 0191 4884400.
The successful candidate will join an enthusiastic, dedicated and innovative staff team in a school which strives to provide the best possible all-round education for all of its pupils.
If you are successful, you will need to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.  This post may require a declaration under the Childcare Disqualification Regulations 2009.

Application packs can be downloaded from the school website at https://www.washingwell.org.uk/  
Completed applications should be returned marked FAO Mrs A Hall, to jobs@washingwell.org.uk 
Closing date: Sunday 11 December 2022 - Midnight 
Interviews: Friday 16 December 2022