We are looking to appoint an outstanding Teaching Assistant who will have an excellent track record of successfully developing children to achieve their full potential. The postholder will be attached to the Student Support Department but will be deployed where appropriate across the school.

Grade E £17,891 – £19,939 plus SSA allowance pro rata for term time working

1 Year Fixed Term

The role will provide support to a range of SEND students across the curriculum, as directed by the SENDCo, as well as working directly with targeted students who have complex needs such as Dyslexia, ASD, and Social, Emotional and Mental Health issues.

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, resilient and highly motivated with excellent communication skills, and be committed to working alongside a supportive and dynamic team to continue to raise standards and achievement in our SEND students. It is essential that applicants have experience of supporting students with SEND.

The successful candidate will be an important part of Student Support Services. The department is run by the school SENDCo and has team of Learning Support Assistants. The team are incredibly passionate about providing the appropriate support to our students across all Key Stages.

Application forms and further details are available on the school website. Please send completed application forms to deborah.patterson@heworthgrange.org.uk marked FAO Mrs Patterson.  The closing date is noon on Tuesday, 4 June 2019.

For further details or an informal discussion please contact:

Deborah Patterson
Business Manager
Heworth Grange Comprehensive School
High Lanes
NE10 0PT

Telephone  0191 4212244
Fax 0191 4202320


Heworth Grange is committed to the welfare and safety of its pupils, the successful candidate will be required to apply for an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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