SEND Teaching Assistant

Radstock, Somerset
Pay Grade 15 – point 9-13
11 Jun 2018
21 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

St Vigor and St John Church School

Wells Road, Chilcompton, RADSTOCK,  BA3 4EX

Age range 4-11   NOR 210

SEND Teaching Assistant

27 Hours

Pay Grade 15 – point 9-13

The children, staff and governors at St Vigor and St John Church School are looking to appoint a SEND Teaching Assistant from 3rd September 2018 to work 27hrs a week over 5 days, term-time only. The post is fixed term for one year in the first instance.

We are looking for:

  • An enthusiastic, creative and caring person to assist in providing individual support for a child with social, emotional and behavioural needs in our reception class
  • An individual with previous experience of working with young children (preferably with children with SEND)
  • Someone with resilience, empathy and determination
  • An individual with the ability to work collaboratively with all members of the school team and wider community

The school is able to offer:

  • The opportunity to work within a friendly, supportive environment
  • Support from an experienced and enthusiastic school team
  • Commitment to professional development
  • A caring and adventurous environment


Application forms should be accompanied by a full letter of application and sent to the school by post or email the School Office Manager at

Closing date: Thursday 21st June at 12:00 midday   Interview date: tbc

This post will commence: 3rd September 2018