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 lead school and founder member of the newly formed South West Specialist Schools Teaching Alliance (SW SSTA) we will be offering opportunities to “Earn as you Learn” through our TA training programme.

The postholder will be required to commence in January 2019. The hours will be Monday to Friday  9.00 – 3.30 term time only (1200 hours per annum).

Starting salary will be £12,122 per annum (Grade C).

Ellen Tinkham School is part of the Learn to Live Federation and 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 policy is in place. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.

To apply for this post, please contact the HR Manager on recruitment@ellentinkham.devon.sch.uk  for an application pack, and then please return your completed application forms via email to the same address.

Closing date Monday 10th December 2018

Interview date Thursday 20th December 2018

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