Teaching Assistant, Watlington, Oxfordshire

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Icknield Community CollegeWatlington, Oxfordshire

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Start date: Immediate
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

 Teaching Assistant (Term Time Only)

 Grade 6 (£18,070 – £20,138 pro rata)  

  (annual salary based on 32.5 hours per week, term time only - £13,220pa)


Icknield Community College has a vacancy for a Teaching Assistant to work 32.5 hours per week, 8.30am to 4pm, term time only (this incorporate a one hour per day, unpaid break)

This position will be primarily to support the learning and access to the curriculum of one student, who has a movement disorder affecting his whole body, which presents as Athetoid Cerebral Palsy. This will require close liaison with subject teachers in preparation of work for the students, as well as building close relationships with parents and external professionals. There will also be an opportunity, at times, to work with other students within the classroom setting, supporting their differing educational needs.

The successful candidate will be a committee team player, who, guided by the SENCo, will work on their own initiative, assisting the teaching staff in the teaching and learning of students in order to raise their aspirations and support them in achieving their potential.

Full details, together with job description and application form can be found on our  website, http://www.icknield.oxon.sch.uk/contact-us/vacancies

Please send completed applications to Sam Walkley, Head of Student Services/SENCo – sam.walkley@icknield.oxon.sch.uk

If you have any questions on this position, or would like to visit the school, please contact Sam Walkley on 01491 612691.


Icknield Community College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff must have a full DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) Enhanced Certificate before commencing employment which the school will process on appointment.

Applications close on Wednesday 18 April 2018 - 9am 

Interviews will be held on Monday 23 April 2018

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More about Icknield Community College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Love Lane, Watlington, Oxfordshire, OX49 5RB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1491 612691
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