Teaching Assistant Grade 3

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Term-time only (Temporary)
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 16/12/2019 23:59
£18,426 - £19,171 pro rata
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Wheatley Hill Community Primary School
Closing date:
16 Dec
Further Information

Required from January 2020 or as soon as possible, to work term time plus 2 additional weeks. The post may be extended beyond August 2020 subject to review and satisfactory probationary period, depending on SEND funding.

The Governing Body of this popular primary school seek to appoint excellent, enthusiastic, creative and motivated Teaching Assistants to support our new SEND provision. More information can be found at www.climb-project.com.

The successful applicants will have a keen interest in predominantly working with children with SEND, mainly on a small group basis in a mainstream classroom or within a specialist setting. You will need to be wholly committed to becoming an integral member of our hard-working and dedicated team and will:

• Have high expectations and a strong commitment to raising standards for children with SEND
• Make learning exciting, memorable and enjoyable
• Have experience and a keen interest in supporting SEND pupils, including those with complex needs
• Support pupils who display complex and challenging behaviour
• Be able to fulfil requirement of Durham County Council’s Grade 3 TA Job Description

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS check.

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met.

As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

This post is not open to job share.

Application forms are available from this website and should be returned to the school.
Closing date for completed applications is 16th December 2019
Interview Dates: 19th and 20th December 2019

Wheatley Hill Community Primary School
Wheatley Hill,
Co. Durham,

Tel: 01429 820594
Email: support@whprimary.com
Website: www.whprimary.com

Please note
This job is closed for applications.