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    23 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    22 December 2023

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£13,266.00 - £14,670.00 Annually (Actual) SENDAT Support Staff Pay Scale SP6-10

Special Teaching Assistants at Aspire - Thurston - 24 hpw job summary

POST: SpecialTeaching Assistant


SALARY: SENDAT Support Staff PayScale SP6-10

£21,968 - £24,496 FTE (full time equivalent)

LOCATION: PriorySchool (Aspire Provision) at Thurston, Suffolk IP31 3RY



24 Hours per week / 39 weeks per year

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday (4 days a week)

8:45am to 15:15pm (includes 30 minutes unpaid break)

We are looking for a enthusiastic and talented Special Teaching Assistant to join the LearningSupport team at our Priory School Aspire provision. You willsupport teaching and learning, working 1:1 or with very small groups ofstudents, who have specific learning needs (SEMH & MLD) which cannot be met in a mainstreamor other larger group setting. This is a very rewarding role where you can make a real positivedifference to the lives of our most vulnerable students.

As part of the SENDAT, we offer:

- Staff wellbeing day – can be taken at any point throughout the year

- Access to a wide range of in person and online CPD

- Cycle to work scheme

- Health and welfare assistance package with Simply Health, provides financial support with some things like eye tests, and therapies

- Opportunities to participate in Outdoor Learning activities including Duke of Edinburgh and Scouting schemes

- Annual subsidised staff residential activity weekend in Wales

We arecommitted to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young peopleand vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.DBS checks required for all posts.

SENDAT– welcoming diversity

Commitment to safeguarding

SENDAT Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment checks will be required for all of our staff at SENDAT.

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About Priory School

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 19
School size
215 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 19

School location

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