Start Date: Monday 5th November 2018
Closing Date: Monday 15th October 2018
Interviews: Week beginning 15th October 2018
Salary: Grade 3 - £17,173 per annum (pro rata)
Contract Type: Fixed term for 6 months in the first instance/ 35 hours per week / 39 weeks per year

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and skilled Teaching Assistant to join our growing team.

Duties will include:

  • Supporting students with SEND in lessons
  • Delivering targeted intervention to small groups or individual students
  • Sharing responsibility for the development, safety, health and welfare of all children including the administration of school procedures
  • To develop a knowledge of a range of learning support needs and to develop an understanding of the specific needs of the children to be supported

Castle Manor Academy is an exciting place to work, every member of staff is highly valued. We have a fantastic team ethos, and are a happy school with a big heart. We have a strong set of values, our PROUD values and we care. Teaching and Learning is at the heart of all we do and permeates our culture, with excellent continuing professional development programmes. We are part of the Unity Schools Partnership with other secondary, primary and a Special Free School and have a strong history of effective staff development and training.

We are located 20 miles from Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds.

Application packs are available form Keely Foyster on

If you would like an informal discussion prior to submitting your application, you are welcome to contact Jen Beaton, SENDCo, on 01440 705501 or email

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks required for relevant posts.

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