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Job details
Employer Ivel Valley School
Location Biggleswade
Salary 2A + 2 SEN Points (12-15)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed

We are the Area Special School for the east of Central Bedfordshire and aim to provide a high quality, calm and caring learning environment, where pupils and staff are encouraged to reach their true potential. The school provides high standards of education for pupils with a wide range of special educational needs and disabilities aged 3 – 19. The main school operates on two sites which are within ½ a mile of each other; the primary site and the secondary site. Additionally, we have five satellite classes based on two local mainstream school sites.

The successful applicants will be appointed to the whole school and you could be required to work on either site or in one of our satellite classes.

All of the posts are a permanent full time contract and are for 32.5 hours weekly and the hours you will be required to work are 8.45 – 3.45 on a daily basis.

We are seeking to appoint enthusiastic and energetic teaching assistants. Although previous experience is preferred, we are looking for people with the skills, aptitude and attitude to work effectively with our pupils, all of whom have special educational needs. If you think that you fit the bill and would like to work with our fantastic children and young people please submit an application!

This is an exciting time to join the school and play a role in our future development. For further details please visit our website at:

Visits for prospective candidates are welcomed and encouraged. Please get in touch with Alison Cobb, Principal’s PA by email: or by telephone: 01767 601010 to arrange a visit.

Closing Date for Applications: Friday 29th September 2017

Interview Date: Friday 6th October 2017

I look forward to hearing from you.

Joe Creswick


About the employer

Ivel Valley School opened on 1 September 2010 as a merger of two long-standing local special schools. We are now one of two maintained area special schools in Central Bedfordshire providing education for children and young adults aged from 3 to 19 ye...

Information about Ivel Valley School
Org type Special Needs
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 19 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Secondary Site
Hitchmead Road
SG18 0NL
United Kingdom
+44 1767 600229