Permanent Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) - Godalming

Godalming, Surrey, England
£14500 - £17000 per annum
08 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Bryony Long
Contract Type
Full Time

Permanent Teaching Assistant (SEN TA) - Godalming

£14,500 to £17,000 FTE

Full time

Starting January 2017

Is a exciting new role at the top of your Christmas list…. This is a fabulous opportunity to secure a permanent Teaching assistant position in the number 1 SEN School in Surrey. This school is pioneering and is a brilliant environment for a TA looking for a long and fruitful career in a fun, interactive and supportive education establishment.

A pioneering and long standing SEN school in picturesque Surrey is looking for a passionate and friendly teaching assistant for a permanent position. This positon is based on working both 1:1 and on a whole school basis supporting mixed ability SEN learners including Autism, Down syndrome, SLD, PMLD and other complex needs. This school encompasses a Christian ethos and offers both an interactive and creative curriculum to children between the ages of 7 and 19years. The school currently educates 100+ pupils and is recognised as one of the most successful and oldest Specialist schools in the county. The school boasts brilliant grounds (acres upon acres) that can be utilised for recreational activities and top of the range technology and resources which are available in every classroom and throughout the school. This school is pioneering and forward thinking and is dedicated to meeting the individual needs of all their pupils due to this dedication and hard work the school have been recently awarded Autism accreditation. This is the school where dreams are made of… this is a school that can offer you a fun and supportive working environment, onsite training, extensive career progression and competitive rates of pay.

Interview date: 23rd November 2016 so please don't delay and apply now!


  • Permanent 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 23rd November 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.