Teaching Assistant, Oxford

Closing date:

Northern House School (Oxford)Oxford
Date posted:
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: 12,711
Contract term: Permanent

Northern House School (Oxford) require a:

Teaching Assistant 

31.25 hours per week, 5 days a week, Term Time Only   

Pay Grade 6, full time equivalent salary starting from £18,070, actual starting salary from £12,711


Closing date:   16th July 2018 12 noon

The closing and interview dates may be flexible if we receive a large number of applications

Interviews will be held week commencing 16th July 2018

Ideal start date ASAP


An excellent opportunity has arisen at our lead outstanding school in Oxford that caters for, educates and nurtures children with Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties (SEMH).

The successful candidate will demonstrate confidence, the ability to communicate well with others and willingness to work flexibly to meet the requirements of the post.

Applicants are asked to provide a completed application form (detailing any gaps in employment), a CV, accompanied by a covering letter of no more than 2 A4 pages, Arial Font 11.    


In your covering letter tell us,

• What has prepared you for this role?

• Why you want to join our Trust and school?

• What do you think you can bring to the school and the classroom?

• Why do you think an effective TA is so important in a classroom environment?


Applicants must provide a minimum of two references, one of which must be their current employer (or most recent permanent employer if not in permanent work).  The reference must be someone of a senior nature (normally Head Teacher in case of someone working in a school presently).


The school will then shortlist applications based on the Job Specification provided.

Candidates will be called for interview.  During the interview candidates will be required to bring with them a range of Identification, as required under Safer Recruitment and Right to Work.  Proof of qualifications will also be required.


To apply for this position please download and complete and application form from our Trusts website (www.northernhouse.org.uk ). No applications will be considered without a completed application form.


Once you have completed your application please email Jobs@northernhouse.org.uk

Northern House is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of our students and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required for all successful applicants.




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