Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    3 December 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    22 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
NJC Grade 6 £20,493 - £22,627 FTE (Actual Annual salary in the region of £14,761 - £16,298 pa)

Job summary

Faringdon Community College are looking for a Teaching Assistant (TA) to work with students with Special Educational Needs and in particular students with literacy difficulties. As well as supporting students in the classroom, the postholder will be responsible for delivering agreed intervention programmes with individuals and groups of students outside the classroom under the guidance of the SENCo. The role will involve assisting the SENCo with the planning, the management/preparation of resources and the evaluation of the intervention. It may also involve liaison with teaching staff and parents.
Key requirements for this role include:
• Knowledge and experience of working with young people with specific learning difficulties in a learning environment;
• Willingness to undertake CPD to further develop expertise;
• Good organisational, communication and interpersonal skills;
• Excellent numeracy and literacy skills;
• an ability to work flexibly and with initiative, adjusting activities according to student responses and needs and
• The ability to establish productive working relationships with students, acting as a role model and setting high expectations.

Applying for the job

For more information, including a copy of the job description and application form, please visit our website or speak to the Trust Recruitment team on 01367 240375. Completed application forms must be returned to:

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1351 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

About Faringdon Community College

Faringdon Community College (FCC) is a successful and well-established 11-18 co-educational secondary comprehensive school.

Arranging a visit to Faringdon Community College

School visits can be arranged by contacting Trust Recruitment team on 01367 240375. or via

School location

Fernham Road, Faringdon, Oxfordshire, SN7 7LB

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