Teaching Assistant

Comberton Village College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB23 7DU

This job expired on 15 August 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    15 August 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    14 July 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary

FTE salary: £18,887 - £19,264 (52 weeks)

Actual salary


Teaching Assistant job summary

Teaching Assistant Permanent

 To start September 2022 Term time only 

 Salary: Scale TA1b – Scale Range 3-4 FTE salary: £18,887 - £19,264 (52 weeks)  

Working hours: 08:50 - 14:50 (with an unpaid mid morning and lunch break) Depending upon the department, there is also some requirement to attend paid professional days and/or a paid fortnightly training meeting 

Actual starting salary: £12,053.04 pa (based on 25 hours worked, 38 weeks per year and includes holiday pay) 

We are seeking skilled and enthusiastic individuals to join our hard-working team of professionals who dedicate themselves to enabling our students to cope in a mainstream setting and feel safe to prosper academically and socially both now and in the future. The successful candidate will:

 • Have an approachable and patient nature; 

• be positive, proactive and professional; 

• have excellent interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence; 

• be able to liaise confidently with staff and students; 

• have a minimum of 5 GCSE grade 4/C including English and Maths; 

 • be energetic and have an interest in working with SEN children / young pupils; and 

• for sixth form roles must have at least A levels or an equivalent level qualification. 

The position could provide valuable experience for those wishing to enter the teaching profession. It would also be ideal for a school leaver before University or for a parent who is wishing to return to work. 

How to apply: Please complete and return the Support Staff Application form located on our website www.combertonvc.org/contact-us/current-vacancies. Your application should be supported by a letter of application (consisting of no more than 2 sides of A4 printed) which explains the reason for your interest, whether you are interested in The Cabin, The Centre, KS3 or KS4 Support or Sixth Form and your relevant track record that confirms you could fulfil the expectations of the role Applications should be submitted to: Personnel@combertonvc.org as soon as possible but no later than 9.00am on Monday, 15th August  2022. Interviews will be held on Thursday 18th August 2022. Please note that we do not accept applications by CV. The Cam Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, barred list check and a medical questionnaire.

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About Comberton Village College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1940 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number

Please note that listings under Comberton Village College may be for other schools within The Cam Academy Trust.

Our schools include:
Cambourne Village College, Cambourne
Comberton Village College, Comberton
Everton Heath Primary, Everton
Gamlingay Village Primary, Gamlingay
Hartford Infant School, Huntingdon
Hartford Primary School, Huntingdon
Jeavons Wood Primary School, Cambourne
Melbourn Village College, Melbourn
Offord Primary School, Offord D'Arcy
St Peters School, Huntingdon
Thongsley Fields Primary School, Huntingdon

Arranging a visit to Comberton Village College

Please email Personnel@combertonvc.org to arrange a visit to the school

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