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SEND Teaching Assistant

Castle House School, Chetwynd End, Newport TF10 7JE, UK

About the Role

SALARY: From NJC 3 £18,887 FTE
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS : Wednesday 6th April 2022
START DATE: September 2022 – Subject to all regulatory checks
Job Type: Temporary

Castle House School is seeking a Teaching Assistant to join our team with a particular emphasis on SEND and Behaviour. This role could be the ideal next step in your career. If you are ambitious, inspirational, creative, open-minded, and want to be part of our success then we want to hear from you.

Castle House School is an Independent, Non-Selective Preparatory School with a family feel at the centre of our ethos. This post will be temporary for the first term with a view to becoming permanent. The ideal candidate would be looking to work full-time, however there is a possibility of part-time / job share for the right candidate.


Who we are looking for?

  • Experience of working with children

  • Recent experience of working in a school.

  • A standard of written and spoken English that supports pupils’ learning.

  • Experience of relevant age group.

  • Experience of working with children with special needs.

  • TA specific qualification equivalent to NVQ Level 2 or 3

  • A commitment to promoting equal opportunities and meeting individual needs.

  • Awareness of confidentiality.

  • Ability to work as part of a team.

  • Able to manage time effectively.

  • Ability to be flexible to the needs of the children.

  • Effective communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.

  • Ability to use ICT/the internet and email to support pupils’ learning.

Castle House School is committed to Safeguarding and all appointments are subject to appropriate enhanced safeguarding checks and references.

32.5 hours per week.

Minimum Salary NJC 3 £18,887 FTE, £16,515 actual salary

Closing Date Wednesday 6th April 2022

Job Type: Temporary

Salary: From £18,887.00 per year

About Castle House

Castle House School Trust is a charitable organisation with a unique approach to the care and education of the children that we serve. All income generated from the school and nursery and invested into the school, nursery, staff and resources. The school report to a board of governors, not shareholders. Care, education and development is our sole aim.


We'd love to hear from you

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