Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible after safeguarding checks are complete

  • Closing date

    31 March 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    7 February 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

  • View all Part timejobs - 28.75 hours/week, Term Time Only. Monday 8.55am – 3.45pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 8.55am – 3.30pm Friday 8.55am – 3.15pm

Contract type


Actual salary


Additional allowances

SEN Allowance £931.00

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, energetic and committed GTA to work at our Ripon site on a permanent contract as soon as possible to support our Primary aged children.

If you:

  • Are Passionate about changing children’s lives
  • Have drive and ambition
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Are calm under pressure
  • Are a team player

Mowbray Special School is based over 2 sites. The main school is situated in Bedale and caters for children aged 3 to 16. The Satellite School is in Ripon and provides an education for children aged 3 to 11. We currently have over 300 pupils on role across both sites, 51 at Ripon, and are the largest special school in North Yorkshire.

Our schools are thriving, caring and popular, educating both primary and secondary pupils with a variety of learning difficulties and specialist needs. The schools are exciting, busy, high achieving, enjoyable and challenging schools to work in

Interested candidates are encouraged to visit the school for a tour and a chat. To make an appointment please phone the school office: 01677 422446 select the option for Ripon and ask for Jade Gartside.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • Term Time only working - providing you with a set 12 weeks holidays a year based around the School Holidays
  • An additional SEN allowance of on top of the normal General Teaching Assistant Salary
  • Possibility of flexible working or job share available would be considered for the right candidate.
  • A chance to work in a busy, dedicated and supportive team
  • Professional Development
  • Training and experience in a variety of areas
  • No two days the same

Applying for the job

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About Mowbray School

School type
Special school, ages 2 to 16
School size
289 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 16
Phone number
01677 422446

Mowbray Special School is based in Bedale and is a thriving, caring and popular school educating over two hundred and twenty children aged 3 to 16 years with a variety of learning difficulties. We are designated as an MLD school, our school population includes pupils with the following needs ASD; SEMH; SLCN; SLD; PD; VI and HI.

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