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Post Title (Subject): 1 full time and 2 part time SEND Teaching Assistants


Hours Contract:

Grade 5 (pts 11 – 14) £22,129 – £23,484 pro rata (qualified TA)

No management allowance / Not applicable

Full time post 28.75 hours a week, part time to be discussed. Term time only, plus Insets.  Fixed term linked with pupils’ EHCPs

Closing Date:

Interview Date:

Start Date:

Friday 26th August 2022 12noon

September 2022

September 2022

We are looking for one full time or two part time, highly motivated and excellent teaching assistants to play a significant role in the next journey for the school, in supporting children with EHCP plans. The full-time post is for 28.75 hours per week, part time post hours would need to be discussed. Posts are fixed term for one year and are linked to individual pupil’s EHCPs. Hours of work will be between 8.40am – 3.15pm, Monday to Friday. 

These posts would also be suitable for an unqualified person who is looking to start their career as a Teaching Assistant. Unqualified Teaching Assistants will be paid at Grade 3 (pts 4 – 6) £19264 – £20043 pro rata. 

The Governing Body are looking for an inspiring person with excellent potential. The successful candidates will want to truly understand the needs of the children they are working with, and then be adaptive in meeting those needs using rigorous systems and creativity to support them in exceeding their expectations. 

As highly effective, self-reflecting practitioners, you will be able to:

  • Be a role model to children through being highly achieving and inspiring in all that you do,
  • Promote the highest standards of teaching and learning through minute by minute assessment for learning, and
  • Operate effectively within a team to ensure the whole school community succeeds by everyone succeeding.

The ideal candidates will have:

  • Excellent Numeracy, Literacy and Phonics knowledge with a demonstrable ability to integrate them into child-led curriculum
  • A passion for teaching
  • Many personal skills and talents to inspire children
  • A passion or talent to offer the wider school community

You will be joining a friendly, supportive and hard-working team.

Please email completed application forms, with a supporting letter, to Jody O’Connor at

CVs will not be accepted.

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Nailsworth CofE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff, and volunteers, to share the same commitment.  These posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks.