PERM Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) - Cranleigh

Cranleigh, Surrey, England
£13826 - £15342 per annum
08 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Bryony Long
Contract Type
Full Time

PERM Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) - Cranleigh

£13,826 to £15,342 per annum

Full time/Permanent

Starting January 2017

What better way to bring in the New Year then with a exciting new Permanent TA position in a award winning and ofsted outstanding school! This is a once in a lifetime opportunity as this school can offer exceptional career progression, limitless CPD, supportive network, competitive rates of pay and a early finish every Friday! This job is as good as it sounds so please don't delay and apply today!

This Award winning, forward thinking and Outstanding SEN school in rural Surrey is looking for a teaching assistant to join their team starting January 2017 (or as soon after taking any notice period into consideration) This is a permanent position, 5 days a week- term time only. The school in question is a part residential setting and supports learners between the ages of 5 and 19years. The school welcomes mixed ability SEN learners including Autism, Down syndrome, SLD, PMLD and other complex needs. The school offers a individual learning plan for all their learners that fully encompasses a broad curriculum inclusive of creative arts, adventure walks and horse riding. In addition to a educational journey the school are proud t o support all learners with their spiritual, pastoral journeys. The school strives to offer excellence as standard and the award winning senior leadership are dedicated to exploring and enrolling pioneering child development strategies. The school is recognised for being a warm and welcoming environment and recent Ofsted praised the school and team for its strong team atmosphere and family ethos.

Interview date: 28/11/2016 so please doesn't delay and apply now!


  • Full time/Long term teaching assistant role
  • Team Teach training provided by Randstad Education or the school
  • Modern resources and equipment including interactive whiteboards and ipads
  • Superb and spacious classrooms and grounds
  • There is lots of room for progression in the roles, from senior teaching assistant to skill development and other areas to branch into (therapies, inclusion support etc.)

All applicants for this position must have the following requirements to be considered:

  • Any experience level will be considered, ideal candidates will be flexible, resilient and have a positive approach to supporting learners with SEN (direct SEN experience is not essential)
  • Relevant experience/Knowledge of UK SEN settings (desirable)
  • Own Transport- Due to locality of the school
  • Eligibility to work in the UK


  • Supporting KS1- KS5 SEN learners on a 1:1, small group and classroom basis
  • Communicating with parents and carers over pupils' progress and participating in departmental meetings, parents' evenings and whole school training events

If you want to know more about this fabulous opportunity or wish to send us your application then please don't hesitate to apply now, interviews will take place on 28/11/2016!

This role is open to receiving applications over the next week. Within a week of the closing date, appropriate applicants will begin a three-stage interview process, after which shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend the final stage of the interview process with appropriate school leadership.