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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    3 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

  • View all Part timejobs - 32.5 hours per week (term time only) Fixed working hours: 8.45am to 4pm (Mon to Weds) and 8.45am to 3.15pm (Thurs and Fri)

Contract type


Pay scale

Scale 4: £20,192 - £21,204 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

Permanent/Temporary Special Needs Teaching Assistants

Scale 4: £20,192 - £21,204 per annum

32.5 hours per week (term time only)

Fixed working hours: 8.45am to 4pm (Mon to Weds) and 8.45am to 3.15pm (Thurs and Fri)

Required: ASAP

Trinity School is an all age (3 to 19) modern, vibrant Special School catering for the needs of students who have a wide range of learning difficulties including; moderate, severe, profound and complex. A number of our pupils also have an Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC).

The School is looking to recruit a number of Special Needs Teaching Assistants to start as promptly as possible. Applicants could be appointed to work in the Primary, Secondary or Sixth Form Phases of our School.

  • Are you interested in developing yourself to work as a Teaching Assistant in an “outstanding” school which has a commitment to high expectations, high standards for all in a quality environment?
  • Do you have a positive attitude to and previous experience of working with young people or adults who have Special Educational Needs?
  • Are you willing to put the needs of the children first and be flexible to ensure their needs are met?
  • Are you keen to give the best possible service to our pupils and their families?
  • Are you willing to learn?
  • Are you willing to support the basic and personal care needs of our pupils, supporting them to work towards achieving independence?
  • Do you hold a minimum of NVQ Level 2 or equivalent (5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) Grade C/New Grade 4 or above, including Maths and English)?

What the school offers its staff

If the answer to all the questions above is YES, then we want to hear from you.

All applications should be made on the Trinity School application form available from the school website on https://www.trinityschooldagenham.org.uk/Vacancies-1/ CVs will not be accepted and should not be submitted. No CV’s will be accepted from agencies.

Completed applications, Declaration Disclosure Form and Disqualification from Caring for Children Form must be sent to hr@trinity.bardaglea.org.uk

For further details please contact Human Resources via email hr@trinity.bardaglea.org.uk or call 020 3435 5958

Closing date: 12 noon on Tuesday 3rd October 2023

Interviews: W/C Monday 9th October 2023 and W/C Monday 16th October 2023

Only those applicants that are shortlisted will be notified of the interviews

Further details about the role

Trinity School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All shortlisted candidates will undergo online searches and their referees contacted prior to the interview.

An enhanced criminal record check via the DBS will be undertaken for the successful candidate.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a comprehensive screening process, including a disclosure check will be undertaken on all applicants.

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About Trinity School

School type
Special school, ages 3 to 19
School size
302 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 19

Trinity is a very large special school in Barking and Dagenham and we serve the special educational needs of over 290 disabled children and young people. We are an all-through School for pupils aged 3 to 19.

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