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1:1 Teaching Assistant - 13.5 hours

Qualified Teaching Assistant

1:1 for a child with an EHCP

13.5 hours per week at Grade 5 (£25,9979 - £27,334 FTE) pro rata

We are looking for an enthusiastic and passionate member to join our school.  We seek to appoint someone who has experience of teaching children and understands how to implement a range of teaching strategies to ensure access to the curriculum and progress. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to work with the recommendations of the child’s EHCP and under the guidance of the class teacher and SENCO.
  • Be willing and able to work as part of a team and show excellent interpersonal skills, a sense of humour and flexibility.
  • Liaise with the parents/carers of the child.
  • Be able to attend review meetings for the child.
  • Attend planning meetings for the child.
  • Be committed to high standards of behaviour and achievement.
  • Have a good standard of English and Maths to GCSE level or equivalent
  • Work alongside outside agencies to implement specialist strategies to support the child.

We will be able to offer support and training to the successful candidate to allow candidate to fulfil the role.

Level 3 Qualification Experience of SEN provisions and EHCP

We can offer:

  • A supportive and inspiring staff team.
  • A range of CPD opportunities
  • Motivated and engaged pupils.

Employee benefits:

Staff can access a range of additional benefits through our staff insurance package such as:

  • Virtual GP
  • Wellbeing support
  • Counselling and mindfulness
  • Staff wellbeing clinics
  • Menopause Support
  • Private medical operations

*All subject to terms and conditions

This is a temporary post and funding is linked to the pupil. The post would cease if the pupil left or funding was withdrawn.

Hours: 13.5 hours academic support at Grade 5.

Term time only

Closing date: Open to applications

Interview date:TBC

Start date: ASAP

To apply, please find the Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form below.  Please state 'TA 1:1 EHCP Application' in the subject line of your email when submitting your completed application.  If you have any queries, please contact Mrs Cross, School Office Manager by email on admin@tutshillcofe.gloucs.sch.uk .