Teaching Assistants

Ellen Tinkham School is looking to appoint Teaching Assistants, to work in our vibrant and innovative special school. A sound knowledge and understanding of Special Educational Needs is essential, as well as experience in managing challenging behaviour. The postholder will be required to commence as soon as possible. The hours will be Monday to Friday 9.00 – 3.30 term time only(1200 hours per annum).

Starting salary will be £11,381 per annum (Grade C).

Closing date is Friday 3rd November 2017

Ellen Tinkham School is an “Outstanding” special school catering for pupils with severe and profound and multiple learning difficulties. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A current Safeguarding and Adult Safeguarding policy is in place. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.

To apply for any of these posts, please contact the HR Manager by email at for an application pack, or alternatively download a copy below, and return the completed application form via email to the same address.

Application Pack – Teaching Assistant Lvl2

Everyone will be the best they can be. No-one is excluded. Everyone has a voice.