New Horizons School - Teaching Assistant 1-2

3 x Teaching Assistant 1-2

term time only

Both posts are for 30 hours per week as follows:

TA1/2 25 hours per week

TA1-2 FTE is £15,116/£15,377 pa (pro-rata)


Midday Supervisor responsibilities 5 hours per week

MDSA FTE is £15,013 pa (pro-rata)

The main responsibility of the post will be to support teachers in the delivery of the curriculum, both by directly working with pupils and assisting in preparation of resources. Applicants should be innovative, enthusiastic and flexible and have an interest and knowledge of child development and an understanding of child protection procedures. Applicants should be able to demonstrate a sensitive and empathic approach to working with young pupils.

If successful you will become part of a very committed and hardworking team. While some experience of working with vulnerable young people is preferable it is not essential. We will provide you with high quality training and support.

To apply, download the application pack from the documents section at the bottom of this page - Application Form and Job Descriptions

Please send completed applications forms to Jo Drury at

Closing date for completed applications: by Midday on Thursday 29 March 2018

Interviews will be held week commencing 16 April 2018

The school has a proven commitment to 'Equality of Opportunity' and actively promotes the welfare and safeguarding of young people. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced check from the Disclosure and Debarring Service (DBS).


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