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Teaching Assistant (Complex Needs)

Abberley HallWorcestershire

Abberley Hall is a co-educational school with a wonderful community spirit. We take children from the age of 2 to 13. The Prep school (age 8 to 13) is predominantly a boarding school and the Nursery and Pre-prep departments are for day pupils only.

We are currently seeking a Teaching Assistant (Complex Needs) whilst a named pupil who requires specialist support is enrolled at Abberley Hall School. These needs include physical issues, mixed bilateral hearing loss, short sight, astigmatism, speech and language difficulties and a delay in learning needs.

Further details of working at Abberley Hall and our Application form can be found on our website:

Completed Application forms should be sent to the Headmaster c/o Human Resources, Malvern College, Malvern, Worcestershire WR143DF or via email to to arrive no later than noon on Monday 13th December 2021.

Interviews are currently scheduled to be held on Friday 17th December 2021.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the School is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are ‘spent’ unless they are ‘protected’ under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.

Abberley Hall School exists to provide a quality all round education for pupils aged 2 ½ – 13 and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Candidates must be prepared to undergo child protection screening and an Enhanced DBS check.

You will be required to provide proof of your identity, right to work in the UK and qualifications during the selection process. We may seek references on short-listed candidates that will include questions about past disciplinary actions or allegations in relation to behaviour with children and may approach previous employers for information to verify particular experience or qualifications before interview.

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