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SEND Higher Level Teaching Assistant

Scale 5, Spinal Point 12-17 (FTE £23,847-£26,328 Actual £15,671-£17,302)

Monday to Friday 28.75 hours 8:45-3:45


SEND Teaching Assistant (level 3)

Scale 3, Spinal Point 5-6 (FTE £20,760-£21,175 Actual £13,049-£13,311)

Monday to Friday 27.50 hours 8:45-3:15

fixed term contract – initially to August 2022

Both roles are starting ASAP


We are looking to appoint new staff to join our highly effective and dedicated staff at Furze Platt Primary Federation (federation of Furze Platt Infant and Juniors Schools) and, in particular, within our new specialist Resource Provision (opening November 2021).


If you think you have the relevant experience for any of these roles or the drive to try something new then please do apply.


In return we can offer you:

A highly supportive and friendly staff and governors

An active role in contributing to the Visions and Values of the federation

Opportunities for Professional and Career Development

A well resourced working environment


Closing date: Thursday 4th November 10am 2021

 Interview: Tuesday 9th November 2021


The school is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare and safety of all children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS disclosure.


We believe that a diverse workforce leads to an organisation that is more innovative, more creative and gets better results.  We want our workforce to represent the diversity of the people and communities we serve. We also want our workplace to be one where different experiences, expertise and perspectives are valued, and where everyone is encouraged to grow and develop.


This means that when we are recruiting, we actively seek to reach a diverse pool of candidates. It also means that we are happy to consider any reasonable adjustments that potential employees may need to in order to be successful.

Furze Platt Primary Federation is a nationally recognised Disability Confident Committed Employer.