Teaching Assistants

Job Title:
Teaching Assistant

Contract Type:
Fixed term to August 2023

33 hours per week, across 5 days, term time only, including 5 training days

Level & Salary
NJC Level 2A (point range 3 to 4) – (£18,887 to £19,264 per annum, pro-rata)
Actual Gross Salary £14,731 to £15,025 per annum

Biddenham International School & Sports College is a thriving, multi-cultural, 11-19 school of 1300 students which is rated ‘Good’ in all areas by Ofsted in March 2019. The school has a student centred focus and chromebooks are used by all students to support daily learning.

We seek to appoint enthusiastic and energetic Teaching Assistants to support the learning of individuals and groups of students with special educational needs, both within the classroom and in the Learning Support room, to enable them to have access to the whole school curriculum as their individual needs allow.  This may include assisting students with physical disabilities or medical needs (eg: carrying bags/ICT equipment, helping students to change for PE, assistance with toileting etc.).

Successful candidates will need to:

These positions would ideally suit degree qualified candidates who are interested in gaining teaching experience prior to applying for a teaching qualification. Biddenham has a comprehensive professional development programme and has successfully trained many graduates who have gained their teaching qualification through us.

Biddenham – ‘Opening Minds – Transforming Lives’.

Previous applicants need not apply.

Application and Contact:
Job description and application forms are available to download from the School’s website at www.biddenham.beds.sch.uk. Please email applications for the attention of Julie Shepherd to hr@biddenham.beds.sch.uk.

Closing date:  Thursday 14th July 2022 at 9.00am

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