Teaching Assistant - Level 1, Darlington

Closing date:

Wyvern AcademyDarlington

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade E SP9 £16,755 FTE
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: No


(part of Consilium Academies)

Eggleston View



Tel:  (01325) 351377

Teaching Assistant – Level 1

Term Time Only – One year contract

Grade E Spinal Point 9 (£16,755 to be calculated pro rata)

To commence as soon as possible

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to further compliment the team currently supporting the SEND Department at Wyvern Academy.  

Successful candidates will work with teaching and senior staff to enable access to learning for all pupils and will support the teacher in helping our pupils reach their full potential.  In addition, you should have the ability to create and maintain a purposeful, orderly environment, promote good pupil behaviour and demonstrate some knowledge of safeguarding, health & safety, confidentiality and data protection.  

To discuss the post further please contact Mrs Rachel Jarvis, Assistant Headteacher on the main school number or by email at jarvis@wyvernacademy.org.  Visits to the school are welcomed and can also be arranged by contacting Mrs Jarvis.

Further information including application form and job description can be downloaded via our website – www.wyvernacademy.org

Closing Date: 12.00 noon on 25th March 2019

We are passionate about safeguarding the welfare of our pupils and maximising their life chances.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Criminal Records check for work with children.

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More about Wyvern Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Eggleston View, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 9SH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1325 351377

The Wyvern Academy, formerly Darlington School of Mathematics and Science, is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school without sixth form situated in Darlington, County Durham. It is supported by Consilium Academies Trust, a multi-...