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Teaching Assistant Level 3+


Job Reference Number:



Grade 6, SCP 19 – 24

Contract Type:



32.5 hours per week

Working Pattern:

Term Time plus 1 week

Actual Salary:

£18,850 - £21,211

Interview Date:

Tuesday 25th June 2019


The Governing Body at Springside School are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified, enthusiastic and experienced individual into the role of Teaching Assistant Level 3 (+) to work with challenging learners with autism and emotional needs.

The successful candidates will be working directly with pupils with complex additional educational needs, across all phases of our school; Nursery – Year 6 and should have significant experience of working with learners with ASC and challenging behaviour.

Applicants must possess GCSE English and Maths at grade A* - C or GCSE level 4 to 9 or a level 2 qualification in Literacy and Numeracy or CSE Grade 1 in English and Maths.

Applicants must also have a Level 3 qualification QCF (or NVQ prior to 2010) in Teaching and Learning.

The ability to converse at ease with customers and service users and provide advice in accurate spoken English is an essential requirement of this post.

Springside is a new-build special school co-located with a mainstream primary school.

The appointment is expected start on 2nd September 2019.

To apply for either of these positions please download the application form and supporting documentation and send completed applications to by 12 noon on Wednesday 19th June 2019.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring and background check.

If you have any further questions regarding the post, please contact Jackie Anderson (School Business Manager) at Springside School 01706 764451.