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1:1 Teaching Assistant

Downham Feoffees Primary AcademyCambridgeshire

Downham Feoffees are looking for a creative and flexible Teaching Assistant to work 1:1 with a pupil.  A sound knowledge and understanding of the Curriculum is required, plus experience of working with children with SEND is essential. The successful candidate will have the knowledge and skills to support a child with additional needs.

We are looking for a proactive, child-focused Teaching Assistant to work with a child who has an Education Health and Care Plan. Ideally, the successful candidate will have experience with PECS or Makaton, but training can be given. You will work within a team and will be well-supported by the class teacher and SENDCo.

This is a named contract post for 15 hours per week, term time only at point Grade 2, point 5-6, depending on experience.  We would like the successful candidate to start as soon as possible.

If you are interested in joining our team and have a passion for supporting education and learning, please visit our website for further details.

Downham Feoffees is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All staff will be subject to an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

To find out more about the post and the vision for the School please contact Susan Jaques, Principal on

Closing date, 23rd February 2021.

Interviews to be held the following week


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