Teaching Assistant

Selworthy Special School, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8HD

This job expired on 18 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    18 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    28 April 2022

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Working pattern

Contract type



Grade 14 - £13,872

Teaching Assistant job summary

• Are you passionate about improving outcomes for children and young
people with SEND?
• Do you have compassion and empathy?
• Are you capable and resilient?
• Do you have what it takes to make a difference?

We are looking for enthusiastic and resilient people who can demonstrate they are flexible, patient and kind, who will fit in with our skilled and hardworking staff team.
The ability to think on your feet and cope well, in sometimes, challenging situations is a must. We can promise variety and innovative learning experiences which often necessitate warm coats!

It is a cliché but never the less true that no two days are ever the same at Selworthy! We can promise an exciting, varied and rewarding career working with our dedicated Teachers and Senior Leadership Team to help children and young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities reach their full potential.

If you would like to be part of a supportive school community, with an outstanding leadership team, who are dedicated to ensuring continuous improvement for all we would love to hear from you.

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About Selworthy Special School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 19
Education phase
School size
144 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 19
Contact email

Selworthy School is a special school for learners with complex/severe learning difficulties from ages 4-19 across two sites in Taunton.
Oakhill Campus in Selworthy Road is our Primary school and Hazelbrook Campus in Lyngford Road is home to our secondary learners and sixth form.

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