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Teaching Assistant Level 3

This is an external vacancy and is not employed with East Riding of Yorkshire Council.
Term Entry
Type Hours
Part Time (35 hours per week)
Monday to Friday
Winifred Holtby Academy, Leads Road, Hull, HU7 4PW
Closing date
Job closes on 28 August
Interview date
Interviews are Week commencing 5 September
Service area
Service area: Academies
Job reference
Job reference: ACAD001314

The job itself

We have an exciting opportunity for an energetic and committed individual to join our team. The successful candidate will need to be responsive to the SEND department’s needs, as well as student’s Special Education Needs within the academy, either on a 1:1, small group or as whole class support across the 11-16 age and ability range.

For this post we are looking for qualified teaching assistants with:


  • Level 2 qualification in English and Maths
  • NVQ 3 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent qualifications or experience
  • Proven experience of working in a school or educational establishment
  • Experience of working unsupervised with classes / groups of students
  • A knowledge of commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills

Able to demonstrate:

  • Recent or current successful teaching assistant experience with students of the relevant age group as well as some experience of working with children with additional needs
  • Flexibility, energy and enthusiasm
  • A calm and consistent approach
  • A willingness to learn and take on new ideas
  • Good team working capacity
  • The ability to write coherently and effectively, using expected standards in English
  • High expectations of what all students can achieve

A candidate information pack can be obtained from our website Winifred Holtby Academy - Home under the vacancies section.


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Gill Roundill
Operations Manager
01482 826207
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This post is subject to medical and enhanced DBS clearance.

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