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Job details
Employer Oakwood School
Location Horley, Surrey
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts As soon as possible

We require a Teaching Assistant in our specialist Communications & Interaction Needs (CoIN) Centre.  

36 hours per week Monday to Friday, 39 weeks per year Surrey Pay Grade S3 £13180 - £14909 (FTE £15461 - £17489)  

The post-holder will work in conjunction with our CoIN Centre Manager and other Teaching Assistants to provide in-class and pastoral support to students with complex difficulties associated with communication/interaction difficulties and Autistic Spectrum Disorder. 

Duties will also include support for fine motor skills difficulties such as assistance with buttons and shoes before and after PE and helping to organise students’ equipment, ensuring they are prepared for lessons.   

Further duties will include supervising other students using the CoIN Centre and to help create an appropriate learning environment.   

Oakwood is a mainstream secondary school which is inclusive and supports the individual needs of all our students.  

For an informal discussion please contact Mrs Ros Stansbury (CoIN Centre Manager) or Mrs Dru Sharp (Deputy Head of ALF) on 01293 785363.   

Closing date: Thursday 14th December 2017 (Midday) 

Interviews:  W/C Monday 18th December 2017  

For an application pack for any of the above, please visit our website. Completed applications should be emailed to   

Curriculum Vitae will not be accepted   

Oakwood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Oakwood school, Balcombe Road, Horley, Surrey RH6 9AE  Tel: 01293 785363   Headteacher: Simon Potten

About the employer

Oakwood School is a mixed, comprehensive, non-denominational secondary for students aged 11-16, situated in Horley, Surrey. It is a community state school with a governing body of local volunteers, including parents and teachers. The school's capacit...

Information about Oakwood School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Balcombe Road
United Kingdom
+44 1293 786465