Educational Teaching Assistant - SEN, Kirklees

Closing date:

Thornhill Community AcademyKirklees

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Band: D (7-11) £13,177 - £14,264
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and caring individual to provide practical support to individual and groups of students, in and out of the classroom with regards to learning, educational activities, developing social skills, integration and for securing physical and emotional well-being.   

We require an excellent, enthusiastic and experienced ETA who: 

• has a passion for children’s learning and is committed to the safeguarding of all students

• has an outstanding track record in ensuring children succeed

• is highly organised 

• is creative in their approach

• has very high expectations of achievement and behaviour

• has excellent interpersonal skills and is flexible and adaptable

Please contact Lynn Aston at or on 01924 487731 for an application pack or visit our website at

Closing date: 10.00am on Monday, 15th July 2019.

An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this position. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.

Fluency in spoken English is a necessary requirement of the post.

More about Thornhill Community Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Valley Drive, Thornhill, Dewsbury, WF12 0HE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1924 324890