4 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    28 January 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    11 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Part time
33.75 hours
Contract type
Fixed term (12 Months)
Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
Grade 1/2 SCP 1-5 NJC Outer London 2020 – £16,499 to £17,718 pro rata (FTE £20,685 to £22,185)
Actual salary
Grade 1/2 SCP 1-5 NJC Outer London 2020 – £16,499 to £17,718 pro rata (FTE £20,685 to £22,185)

Job summary

Post: SEN TA

School / Location: Concordia Academy, Union Road, Romford, RM7 0HG.

Start Date: February 2022 (Fixed term contract for a year, with a strong chance of becoming permanent)

Salary: Grade 1/2 SCP 1-5 NJC Outer London 2020 £16,520 to £17,718 pro rata (FTE £20,685 to £22,185)

Hours: Part time (33.75 hours per week) Term time

Mon-Fri 8.15am – 3.45pm

Closing Date: Friday 28 February 2022 at midday

Interviews: Week beginning Monday 31 February 2022

Additional Info: There is no parking available with this position.

Do you want to join an outstanding new school looking to appoint an ambitious and inspirational teaching assistant?

Concordia Academy opened as a new free school in 2016. In 2018, we moved into our superb new purpose-built site on Union Road in Romford. We are offering you the opportunity to work in a brand-new state-of-the-art building, fantastic opportunities for career development and progression, the opportunity to get in on the ground floor of an exciting new project and to help shape the direction of a new school and extensive professional development to enhance your knowledge and skills.

About the Role

The Teaching Assistant is a member of a team of practitioners responsible for the education and care of the children in the school. The Teaching Assistant will advance student learning; implement work programmes for individuals/groups and supervise physical/general care of students, including those with SEN; enable access to learning for students and assist the teacher in the management of students and the classroom.

What We Are Looking For

We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed applicant who has experience of working with children (essential) with specific needs in class, small groups and in 1:1 situations, has English and Maths Grade C GCSE or equivalent (essential) and has NVQ Level 2 (or above). The candidate should also be firm, kind, patient, consistent and approachable, friendly, ready to join in and engage with learning with the children.

We would welcome applications from people who have experience in the following, although training would be available for the right candidates:

Cognition & Learning
Language & Social Interaction
Autistic Spectrum Disorder
Social Communication Difficulties
Sensory Processing

Visits to the school are warmly welcome.

Applying for the job

For application details, please visit https://concordiaacademy.co.uk/teaching-assistant-special-educational-needs/. All completed application forms should be sent to info@concordiaacademy.co.uk by Friday 28 January 2022 at Midday.

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Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
School size
237 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number

About Concordia Academy

Concordia Academy opened in September 2016 with the express aim of providing an exceptional education for Havering children aged 4-11. This is a school created with and for the community. As we grow, our plans will continue to be shaped around the needs and aspirations of local families.

Arranging a visit to Concordia Academy

To arrange a school visit, please contact the main school office using the contact details provided. Thank you!

School location

Union Road, Romford, Essex, RM7 0HG

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