Special Needs Teaching Assistant

Garratt Park SchoolLondon, SW18 3TB

£15,897 per annum, 30 hours per week

Term time only (39 weeks – 09:00am to 15:30 pm)


£17,224 per annum, 32.5 hours per week

Term time only (39 weeks – 08:30am to 15:30 pm)

Would you like to make a real difference to the life chances of young people with Special Educational Needs (SEN)? Are you seeking varied and interesting work in a friendly environment? Would you welcome the challenge of career development and training? Or are you looking for experience in education while considering a career as a teacher?

Garratt Park School is a secondary special school in Earlsfield for students aged 11-19. With a primary need of Moderate Learning Difficulties (MLD). In addition, 50% of students have Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and around 65% have Communication and Interaction difficulties.

The school has the Inclusion Quality Mark, Basic Skills Quality Mark and Gold Investors in People Award.  OfSTED rate the school as good.

An Application Form and supported documents can be downloaded below. Alternatively an application pack can be found on the Wandsworth Council website https://jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk/

Alternatively please contact Janice Button at the school on 020 8946 5769 or by recruitment@garrattpark.wandsworth.sch.uk .

Completed application should be returned to the school either by email recruitment@garrattpark.wandsworth.sch.uk  or post.

Closing date: 24 September 2021 (at noon)

Interview date: 07 October 2021

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes the need to become familiar with school policies immediately upon appointment and to follow the school’s procedures in relation to safeguarding.

This post is subject to a DBS check.

CVs are not accepted.

Garratt Park School

Waldron Road, London, SW18 3TB

Tel:   020 8946 5769


Headteacher: Michael Reeves

Current roll: 211

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