11 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Part time: 33.5 hours per week

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£23,500 - £23,893

What skills and experience we're looking for

Malton School is looking for an enthusiastic and well organised person to join our Learning Support team. The role will involve working with subject teachers to support young people in lessons and contributing to both the academic and social development of students with learning difficulties. Our Learning Support team has an excellent reputation in the local community and we are looking for people who can add to our already strong team.

To be considered for the role of SEMH Teaching Assistant you will:

• Care deeply about students’ wellbeing and personal development
• Be motivated to make a positive difference in students’ learning
• Understand the needs of students disengaged with education and be confident with de-escalation strategies.
• Deliver SEN support in the classroom.
• Deliver small group intervention.
• Communicate effectively with staff at all levels within the school.
• Ensure that students maximise every opportunity to achieve academically and personally.
• Be an excellent team player.

What the school offers its staff

For the successful candidate we offer:

• A welcoming school where staff / student relationships are excellent.
• A vibrant, supportive community which engenders a real sense of belonging.
• The opportunity to join a friendly and supportive team.
• A varied and interesting role.
• A coaching culture which is a key focus for bespoke staff development.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to cmh@malton.pmat.academy

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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About Malton School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
Up to 980 pupils
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01653 692828

School location

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