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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    19 January 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    4 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Part time
30 hours per week, term time only.
Contract type
Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
£19,115 to £20,263
Actual salary
£13,251 to £14,417

Job summary


Grade 4 £19,115 to £20,263 FTE (£13,251 to £14,417 pro rata)

30 hours per week, term time only

We are seeking a committed and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to support teaching and learning at Huntington School. This role involves providing support to students aged 11-18 in the classroom.

Experience of supporting students in an educational or youth setting in English/Literacy or Numeracy would be an advantage.

You will need the ability to motivate and encourage students to develop and achieve in the school environment.

You will need to be responsive to the individual needs of our students and promote the inclusion of all students in the school.

You must have excellent communication skills, ICT capability and be able to work on their own initiative and also work well in a team

This role requires a confident and resilient person who can deal with students effectively in situations that may require the use of diplomacy and tact; flexibility is also vital in order to meet the demands of a busy school.

Huntington School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for appointment to this post.

We are unable to accept CVs in place of application forms. Please download a job description and an application form from our school website: . Completed application forms should be returned either by email to or by post to Vacancies, Huntington School, Huntington Road, Huntington, York, YO32 9WT.

We are an equal opportunities employer. If you require any additional support to enable you to make an application please contact Paula Edwards, PA to Senior Leadership Team: by email to

Closing date: 9am on Wednesday 19 January 2022
Interviews to be held week commencing 24 January 2022

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1514 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01904 752137

About Huntington School

The school was opened in 1966 for 300 students as Huntington village began to grow and is now a large secondary school with over 1500 students from Year 7 to Sixth form.

Huntington is a mixed comprehensive school and is fully inclusive, catering for the needs of all students regardless of academic ability or prior attainment. Our students are eager to learn and are strong advocates of our core values which are Respect, Honesty and Kindness. These values are incredibly important to us and we challenge both staff and students to promote these qualities in all of their interactions

School location

Huntington Road, York, North Yorkshire, YO32 9WT

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