Teaching Assistant - Physical Disabilities

Position Title: Teaching Assistant- Physical Disabilities      

Start date: ASAP

Contract: Temporary initially until Christmas (linked to funding), 32.5hours, Grade 4

Closing date: Friday 15 September 2017, midday

We are seeking a supportive and caring practitioner to join our inclusion team to provide specific support to staff in the care and welfare of an 11 year old female student. You will work under the direction of teaching staff, usually in the classroom with the teacher.
You will assist the student with physical needs by dealing with specifics relating to mobility, toileting, and administering medication and provide advice to assist in their social, health and hygiene development on a daily basis. Full training will be given on all matters of student care.

As part of the inclusion team you will undertake routine administrative tasks such as student record-keeping and liaise with parents on student matters.

The post holder must hold or be willing to hold a first aid qualification.

To apply for this position please complete the support staff application form in the supplementary documents section of the vacancies page available on our website ( Completed applications should be addressed to Miss M Till (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) no later than the closing date above.


This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This position is subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands.