Teaching Assistant, Shropshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Oldbury Wells SchoolShropshire

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 4 SCP (11 - 13) £8.82 - £9.01 per hour
Contract term: Fixed Term

Level 1 – Fixed Term Contract in the first instance
1 January 2019 – 31 August 2019
27.50 hours per week, Part – Time, Term time only

The school is looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work in the school providing support to children with SEND.

We are looking for a candidate who is: -

  • An experienced practitioner with high expectations
  • Experienced at working with children with a variety of SEND needs
  • Successful in using strategies to raise attainment
  • Committed to children’s progress


The post will require the successful applicant to be self-motivated, have good communication and organisational skills, a friendly manner and able to work under pressure. Full details of the role and application process are available from the School’s website www.oldburywells.com/Information/Vacancies.  

If you feel you have the qualities to complement our existing team then we would love to hear from you. Please note CVs will not be accepted. Completed application forms should be returned to Mrs Karen Cook, Director of Finance and Business at the school or by email to karen.cook@oldburywells.com by the closing date below.
The appointment is subject to satisfactory pre-employment clearances including references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS Disclosure under the “Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974”. Further details regarding this check are available by visiting www.dbs.gov.uk.This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

“The ability to communicate at ease with stakeholders and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.”

Closing date: 9 am on 17 December 2018
Interview date: Week commencing 17 December 2018

Oldbury Wells School
WV16 5JD
Telephone Number : 01746 765454

Job location

More about Oldbury Wells School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Bridgnorth, Shropshire, West Midlands, WV16 5JD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1746 765454
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