SEN Teaching Assistant Vacancy including lunchtime duties

We are seeking to appoint an experienced and committed SEN teaching assistant to work 25 hours per week term time only with children with a range of needs across the whole school. This will be initially a fixed term two-year contract and will be subject to review. In addition, the role will also incorporate lunchtime duties 5 hours per week.


The school has a strong Christian ethos and offers the opportunity to teach in a stimulating environment, supported by an exciting team of caring and fun-loving colleagues and happy motivated children. We welcome applications from all candidates who are enthusiastic and hardworking and who will be sympathetic to the ethos of the school where the children are at the centre of all we do.


Please look at our school website to find out more about our school.


 The successful candidate will:

  • be able to support the professional work of the teacher within the classroom
  • have a desire to enthuse and inspire children with a range of needs
  • be effective in forming positive relationships with pupils, staff and parents
  • have good communication and organisational skills
  • demonstrate the ability to work proactively and with flexibility as part of a team
  • have a ‘can do’ positive attitude and a good sense of humour
  • be committed to furthering their own professional development.

 Bishop Cornish CEVA Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we implement the safer recruitment process; the successful candidates will be expected to share this commitment and to undergo checks including an enhanced DBS clearance and online (including social media) checks.

Grade 1: £20258 - 22556 pro rata

Closing date: 29th September 2023

Interviews will take place  5th October 2023


Please submit your application via email to: finance@bishop-cornish.cornwall.sch.uk or by post.

CVs are not accepted.