Blue Coat CE VA Primary School, Symn Lane, Wotton-under-edge,
Gloucestershire GL12 7BD

01453 525 020



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SEND Teaching Assistant Fixed Term Contract (Linked to EHCP)

13 hours 45 minutes per week - term time only

2 hours 45 minutes per day - Afternoons Monday through to Friday 12.30pm – 3.15pm

Grade 5, SCP 11-14 (£25,979 - £27,334 pro rata) - Actual f.t.e 0.3107 – Annual actual salary £8,072.62 - £8,493.67

Start Date:  ASAP


We are looking to recruit a teaching assistant to work with a child with an EHCP in Key Stage 2.  The successful applicant must:

  • Have experience in supporting children with severe learning difficulties
  • Have experience in neurological disorders
  • Have experience in communication and language including strategies to support speech and language difficulties
  • Have experience in delivering targeted interventions in communication and social skills
  • Have epilepsy training and experience
  • Have knowledge of AAC (alternative augmented communication)
  • Have experience of Smart Moves programme
  • Have experience in precision teaching

 The successful applicant will work towards the outcomes set out in the EHCP, by supporting the pupil individually.

Closing Date:   12 noon Friday 17th May 2024


Contact with the school is warmly welcomed-please contact the School Office to arrange  (Telephone: 01453 525020)

Please apply by completing the support staff application form and email to


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Job Description

 Blue Coat CE VA Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  References will be required in support of candidates who are called for interview which must be from your current or last place of work.  Positions that involve, or may involve, contact with children are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.