18 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    6 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    14 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Part time: 32.5 hours per week, term time only

Contract type

Fixed term - Temporary - linked to funding

Full-time equivalent salary

£22,366 - £23,893

Actual salary

£16,465 - £17,824

Pay scale

A1/B1 Points 2 - 6

What skills and experience we're looking for

Pudsey Bolton Royd is a friendly, welcoming and inclusive school. Visitors to our school always comment on how supportive & friendly our staff are, and the positive atmosphere we have around school. Our three core values that underpin the culture, behaviours and aspirations of everyone involved with the school are Care, Growth and Teamwork. These establish our moral core and are encapsulated in our school motto: ‘We enjoy. We achieve.’

We have an exciting vacancy for two experienced Special Needs Assistants to join our excellent team from September 2024.

The School’s Governing Body are seeking to appoint two highly motivated and experienced Teaching Assistants to support children with SEND on a 1:1 basis. The posts are likely to be in KS1 or lower KS2 but we can be flexible for the right candidate. You must have the relevant experience to support a child with SEND needs. Previous successful experience of supporting children with autistic spectrum and/or social, emotional, mental health or behavioural needs would be an advantage.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, warm and caring individual who is able to develop a supportive relationship with children and their families for the purpose of improving educational outcomes, self-esteem, pupil wellbeing, resilience and aspiration. This may include emotional support, following structured programmes and contributing to multi-agency meetings.

Pudsey Bolton Royd Primary School is a ‘good’ school (Ofsted, Nov 2023). You will be joining an inclusive school that celebrates diversity and where everyone associated with the children is devoted to providing the very best opportunities for all.

The school has excellent modern facilities, being set within spacious, attractive grounds. The school offers a caring, professional and supportive environment for children, parents and staff alike.

What the school offers its staff

We will offer you:

  • the opportunity to work with a dedicated team of excellent and caring practitioners
  • fantastic children who are well mannered and work hard
  • a happy, welcoming staff and working environment with a positive and inclusive ethos
  • opportunity to develop new knowledge and skills through CPD

Further details about the role

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and actively encouraged but you will not be disadvantaged if you are unable to visit. If you would like to book a visit, please contact the school office on 0113 3862560.

Application packs can be requested by email to info@pudseyboltonroyd.org or alternatively downloaded from the Vacancies section on our school website www.pudseyboltonroyd.org Applications must be made using the Leeds City Council application form, CV’s will not be accepted.

Please include a contact number as short-listed candidates will be informed by telephone. In addition, we will contact all candidates to confirm the outcome of your application via email.


Commitment to safeguarding

Our School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments made are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. If shortlisted, you will be required to disclose relevant information regarding criminal history and an on-line search will be conducted.  This includes only information publicly available on-line.

We promote equality, diversity and inclusion and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

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 info@pudseyboltonroyd.org

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About Pudsey Bolton Royd Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
468 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0113 3862560

A two-form entry primary school serving a thriving, multi-cultural community on the Leeds/Bradford border. We are characterised by a fantastically dedicated and supportive staff team, committed to working in partnership with our families to develop the full potential of every one of our pupils.
We offer a modern, purpose-built school, set in attractive, spacious grounds which are utilised in providing motivating opportunities for all our children in outdoor learning, sports and Forest School. Our broad, balanced and engaging curriculum has many strengths - music being another notable source of school pride.

Arranging a visit to Pudsey Bolton Royd Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email info@pudseyboltonroyd.org.

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