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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    21 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored


Special Education Needs (SEN)

Working pattern

Part time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£15,416.47 Annually (Actual) Grade 6 SCP 7-11

SEND ETA job summary

At Moor End Academy inclusion is at the heart of all practice. We passionate believe in placing the students at the centre of all practice, working with students to explore creative solutions to support them to achieve ambitious outcomes.

We are seeking to recruit ambitious and creative ETAs that will join the Special Educational and Disabilities team. The successful candidate must have a thorough understanding of the education system and the importance of removing barrier for young people. ETAs are a significant part of the staff body providing personalised support to some of our most vulnerable students.

The role will entail a variety of responsibilities including providing in-class support, collaborating with teachers, delivering intervention packages and liaising with external partners. We offer an extensive professional development package dedicated to ETAs, in addition to whole school professional development.

As an ETA you will have opportunities to work alongside experienced pastoral staff and receive guidance from our SENDCo and SEND teacher. Our current Special Educational Needs team is both skilled and willing to develop professionally in order to meet the demands of our cohort. Each member of the SEND team focuses on an area of expertise to further develop sharing best practice and supporting colleagues across the Academy. These include: Social, Emotional and Mental Health, Autism, Speech and language and Dyslexia.

Moor End Academy is an outstanding school where SEND is embedded into Academy life. If you want to develop your skills and knowledge and be part of a highly rewarding, vibrant and creative team, then we’d love to hear from you.

The successful applicants will be required to undertake a Criminal Record Check via the DBS. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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.

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About Moor End Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1041 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

School location

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