Teaching Assistant - Level 1, Darlington

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Wyvern AcademyDarlington

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £16,755 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

Reference: 009947 
Location: Wyvern Academy - Consilium Academies
Closing Date: 22/04/2019
Benefits & Grade: Grade E SCP 9 (salary to be calculated pro-rata)
Contract Details: One year contract
Contract Hours: Term time only

Job Description

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.

How to Apply

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

Applications must be returned to the Academy by 12 noon on the closing date.


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.

Wyvern Academy,
Eggleston View,
Tel: (01325) 351377

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. View in Google Maps
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-...