SEND Teaching Assistant
Start date: ASAP
31.25 hours per week
Term Time Only
Salary RG2 SCP 3 £18,562 – RG3 SCP 11 £21,748 pro rata
Meadow Park Academy is a vibrant, welcoming school in the heart of a diverse community in the Tilehurst area of Reading, the county town of Berkshire.
We believe primary school days should be one of the most exciting periods of anybody's life, as new skills and knowledge are gained every day. Our teachers deliver an engaging curriculum both inside and outside the classroom, at our very own forest school, providing exciting experiences that make learning fun.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate Teaching Assistant to join this dedicated team as we continue on our improvement journey.
Our children would welcome a Teaching Assistant who will nurture their potential, encourage aspiration and maximise their enthusiasm and willingness to learn. Our Pastoral provision has been graded as Outstanding, and we are looking for an individual to continue helping us to develop our pastoral and academic curriculum.
You will hold an appropriate TA qualification or equivalent, and have experience of this role working with children across a primary school setting and supporting children with SEND.
Meadow Park Academy is proud to be part of Anthem, a multi-academy trust that creates ambitious and successful schools where every child thrives. Through the Trust, we provide high-quality professional development, coaching and leadership opportunities. This includes a number of specialist Trust-wide roles that offer talented teachers and leaders the opportunity to develop in their career and make an even bigger difference to children and young people.
Want to find out more? Why not come and see our lovely green site for yourself and meet the Meadow Park team? To arrange a visit, please contact David Phillips firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ready to apply? Please complete the application form below and return to David Phillips at the above email address. We are sorry, but we do not accept CVs.
Closing Date: Wednesday 19th January
Interviews: interviews to be held shortly after the closing date.
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, visitors and volunteers to share in this commitment. References will be carried out prior to interview and an enhanced DBS check is required for the successful candidate.