Teaching Assistant (Level 2)

Salary: £23,893 – £25,979 (£18,115 – £19,697 pro rata) pay award pending Plus £1,200 SEN Allowance

32.5 hours per week, term time plus 5 days

Contract type and term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint passionate and inspiring Teaching Assistants to support the learning of children with additional needs within mainstream classes. Saddleworth’s SEN Department has a proven track record in supporting our students, with additional needs, to fulfil their full potential. We are in need of self-motivated, calm, flexible team players who have an understanding of working with young people. This post may be of interest to individuals who would like to gain some experience prior to a career in teaching. If you are interested in joining a school where each individual member of staff is valued and supported, we look forward to receiving your application.

In return we offer a generous pension scheme an extensive employee welfare package and the opportunity to work in our amazing new school campus.

For an informal discussion please contact Mrs Diane Sykes – d.sykes@saddleworthschool.org or Mrs Adele Brooks – a.brooks@saddleworthschool.org

Deadline for applications: Monday 1st July 2024, 12 noon.

Please send completed applications to recruitment@saddleworthschool.org

CV’s will not be accepted.

Saddleworth School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020 and appointment is therefore subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

In accordance with the recommendations set out in KCSIE the school may carry out online searches on shortlisted candidates.