Teaching Assistant Level 2 with SEN

  • Employer: Knowsley Schools
  • Salary: £23,500 - £23,893 pro rata per annum Plus SEN of £1,455 pro rata per annum
  • Location: Roby Park Primary School, Easton Road, Huyton
  • Contract: Temporary
  • Working Pattern: Part Time/Term Time
  • Hours: 30 hours per week.
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Closing Date: 23/05/2024 at 12:00
  • Reference: SVP 0220

The Governors are seeking to appoint:

A SEN 1:1 Teaching Assistant

  Pay Band D / SCP 5 - 6

£23,500 - £23,893 pro rata per annum

Plus SEN of £1,455 pro rata per annum

 Actual Salary: £17,324 - £17,613 per annum

Actual SEN of £1073 per annum

 30 hours per week / 46 weeks per year / Term time

 To start September 2024

 The successful candidate will be working one to one with a child with speech, language and communication needs and Global Development Delay in the Early Years setting. Experience of communication methods such as Makaton and/or P.E.C.S is desirable and knowledge of Early Years would be an advantage.

Roby Park Primary has a clear vision of ‘Aiming for Excellence’, with a continued commitment to making a difference for all of our children, with superb care, nurture and support as the foundation stones of our inclusive approach.  With an unwavering child-centred ethos, we put our children at the heart of every decision we make. 
We can offer you fantastic, eager children who enjoy coming to school. We can offer an excellent environment with a newly developed bespoke outdoor area. Our dynamic and friendly staff are passionate about raising standards and aspirations for all children.  Our school is well resourced and has a supportive and reflective Senior Leadership Team and Governing Body. We have a whole school commitment to professional development, as we believe that development of staff is a key aspect in raising standards for our pupils.

We are looking for someone who: -

  • Is an outstanding Teaching Assistant with the ability to support a child with additional needs
  • Is an excellent team player
  • Is committed to equality of opportunity for our pupils
  • Has excellent organisational and inter-personal skills

In return we can offer you: -

  • A well-resourced learning environment
  • A supportive staff team with governors and leaders who value quality teaching
  • Positive and supportive relationships with the local community
  • A real commitment to high quality continuous professional development
  • An opportunity to be a part of a journey of whole school improvement and celebration


Roby Park Primary School is committed to safeguarding, to promoting the welfare of children and adhering to the Equality Act 2010. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

To comply with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 all prospective employees will be required to supply evidence of eligibility to work in the UK.

Closing date: Thursday, 23 May 2024 at 12:00 noon 

Interviews and task will be held on: Monday, 3 June 2024

How to apply

Application forms and further details are available on the school website at www.robyparkprimary.co.uk.

Completed application forms should be returned via email to Mrs Kirstie Carroll, School Business Manager at  robypark@knowsley.gov.uk by the closing date stated.

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