SEND Teaching Assistant Level 2
Woodthorpe Primary School

Woodthorpe Primary School is seeking to recruit a Level 2 Teaching Assistant to join our friendly and inclusive SEND team, who provide support for some of our most vulnerable pupils. This varied role will involve working with individual and small groups of pupils, as well as supporting in our Nest SEND provision.

The successful candidate will have experience of working with children or young people, and a minimum of Grade C/grade 4 in GCSE (or equivalent) Maths and English. You will have a calm and empathetic manner, with the desire to help children make positive progress against their own personal targets.

In return, we can offer you a friendly and supportive working environment, amazing, welcoming and enthused children, an opportunity to develop your own skills further and a creative and engaging curriculum.

In addition, the Trust offers a range of staff benefits, including enrolment in the excellent Local Government Pension Scheme, 24/7 access to an employee assistance programme and a range of family friendly policies.

About this role

  • SEND Teaching Assistant Level 2
  • Woodthorpe Primary School
  • Permanent
  • Term time plus two weeks
  • 19.5 hours per week (8.30am to 3.30pm, Monday to Wednesday)
  • Grade 4 Level 1 – 4 (£23,045 – £24,213 per annum) reduced pro rata (Actual Salary £10,435.64 – £10,964.56)
  • Closing Date: midnight on Thursday 7 March 2024
  • Interviews: Wednesday 13 March 2024
  • Start Date: Monday 8 April 2024 (or as soon as possible thereafter)
How to apply

Further details about our school can be found on our website.

A full job description and person specification can be found here.

To apply please download the application form here.

Please email completed applications to for the attention of Mrs Jo Jones.

South Bank Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments are made in accordance with safer recruitment practices and the statutory guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education. Online checks will be carried out on all shortlisted candidates, and all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and checks regarding suitability to work with children.

South Bank Multi Academy Trust reserves the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at midnight either on the advertised closing date, or at the point the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early. Applicants will be invited for interview once suitable applications are received, therefore early applications are strongly encouraged and advised.


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