HTPD is a school with a strong ethos where all children are “treasured and loved as unique children of God.” All applicants must love children, be committed to delivering the best possible education and, be excited about working in a creative, welcoming school.

Here is a unique opportunity to join our “extraordinary school” (Ofsted 2015)!

We are recruiting for an experienced SEND Teaching Assistant to work with a child to support them transitioning between activities in the classroom and with behaviour. This is a full time position, but part-time would be considered.

Training will be provided, but previous experience would be advantageous. We offer a supportive working environment in pleasant surroundings near to an area of outstanding natural beauty with parking and hot meals available on-site.

Applications are invited from interested parties who:

  • are enthusiastic, energetic and hardworking
  • supportive and nurturing
  • thrive as part of a friendly and dedicated team
  • can be creative and supportive of children in groups or as individuals
  • preferably have experience of working in a school
  • are flexible and patient
We can offer:
  • a stimulating working environment which values everyone
  • a chance to work in a happy school where the children have a love of learning
  • the opportunity to develop your skills and widen your experience

Please email completed application forms to Applications will close on Monday 1st July at 9.00am and interviews will take place during the morning of the 3rd July. (Candidates who have been short-listed will be advised by the end of Monday at the latest).

HTPD is committed to the safeguarding of all pupils in its care and promoting their welfare and expects staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS and references.


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