VACANCY - Teaching Assistant Level 1 working 1:1 with a child with additional needs
We are seeking to appoint a member of staff to working 1:1 supporting the needs of a child in our school. The role involves working closely with the child to ensure their needs are met on a daily basis. You will need to work closely alongside the class teacher to understand the tasks set and the expectations.

Main purpose of the job:

  • Be responsible for the learning and achievement of the pupil in your care
  • Be responsible and accountable for achieving the highest possible standards in work and conduct
  • Treat pupils with dignity, building relationships rooted in mutual respect, and at all times observing proper boundaries appropriate to your  professional position
  • Work proactively and effectively in collaboration and partnership with learners, parents/carers, SENDCO, class teacher, other staff and external agencies in the best interests of the pupil
  • Take responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within the school


Community Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks. It is expected that ALL staff have read and understand the document ‘Keeping children safe in education’.


Closing Date: Wednesday 2nd February 9:00am

Interview: w/b 7th February

Please complete the application form and equality details form and return them to

If you have any questions about the role, please email the address above or call 01827 892422 for further information.