Teaching Assistant

Wootton Upper School, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK43 9HT

This job expired on 21 September 2021 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    21 September 2021 at 8:01am

  • Date listed

    21 July 2021

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Level 2A/3A, Point 3-7, £14,671.35 - £15,880.66 pro-rated (actual salary) per annum

Teaching Assistant job summary

Hours: 34.5 hours per week, term time only (including 5 training days) 

We have a new opportunity for a Teaching Assistant to join our established and highly commended and recognised SEND team. 

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented and passionate Teaching Assistant to join our enthusiastic, experienced and well-regarded team. 

The post holder will be a member of the Trust’s Student Support Team working under the supervision and direction/guidance of our SENDCo and Senior Teaching Assistant.  You will be required to work in a variety of ways to ensure that our learners with additional needs are fully included in the life of the learning community and have equal opportunity to fulfil their full potential. 

You should have an understanding of the educational needs of children, be able to work collaboratively with others and be flexible in their approach to work. 

Closing Date: Open until filled. Please note that we will be running this as a rolling recruitment and selection process during the recruitment campaign, therefore please submit your application at your earliest opportunity. 

Wootton Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

Wootton Academy Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment. 

A NOTE FOR RECRUITMENT AGENCIES - We prefer to hire people directly. We’ll be in touch if we need you! 

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About Wootton Upper School

School type
Academy, ages 13 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
882 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 18
Contact phone number

Wootton Academy Trust is a Multi-Academy Trust comprising of Wootton Upper School and Kimberley STEM college. 

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