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Teaching Assistant SEN Level 1

Job information
Salary £11,117.00 - £11,566.00 per annum (04HC)
Organisation Westfield School
Location Westfield School
Hours 26 hours per week, term time only (38 weeks per annum)
Term/duration Fixed term to cover maternity leave until December 2022
Closing date 11.59 am on 28 February 2022
Interview date(s) w/c Monday 7th March 2022

Job details

To Start: March 2022


On behalf of the governors of Westfield School, we are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Level 1 Teaching Assistant.


Main Purpose of the Role:

To support the class teacher in maintaining high standards of education, care and therapy for a class of pupils

Under the direction of the class teacher to assist whole/ part lessons dedicated to the education, care and/or therapeutic treatment of individual and/or groups of pupils

To contribute to the assessment, treatment and monitoring of pupils with SEN and disabilities

To support functional links with the other key players in the education and care of pupils with SEN and disabilities


Experience, qualifications and knowledge needed:

  • Experience of working as a Teaching Assistant or equivalent

  • Experience of Early Years/ EYFS

  • Experience in the care and therapy of children with SEN

  • Qualification/ or studying - Teaching Assistant NVQ Levels 2-3 or equivalent


    Westfield School is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and therefore all candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level.

For more information contact

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed by appointment, for further information or an application pack please contact Emma Jenkins, School Business Manager,


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted to arrange an interview

Hoople Ltd is working on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.