Temporary Teaching Assistant

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Type of Position:Teaching Assistant
School:Twynham School
Salary:Support staff scale Grade 3 point 2- 4 (£11,824 to £12,301)
Start Date:Immediate
Closing Date: Wednesday 5 May 2021 at 8am

Temporary Teaching Assistant

Start date


Contract type

28.75 hours per week, term time only

Green Book (support staff) conditions

Contract term

Temporary until Easter 2022


Grade 3

Salary range

Support staff scale point 2- 4 (£11,824 to £12,301)


Twynham School


About the Post

We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant on a temporary basis to join our Learning Support Team.   This role is focused on supporting young people with learning difficulties to enable them to learn and thrive in the classroom and the wider school community. This is a great opportunity to work with a fantastic team of people

Twynham School is a very special place with an excellent reputation both locally and nationally. We are a heavily over-subscribed school where achievement is exceptionally high, students are well-behaved and eager to learn and relationships are very special. There is an energy about Twynham School; we are entering an exciting decade for the school, our MAT and our community and successful applicants can be confident that they will be working in a truly great environment.


Who we are looking for

These positions are ideal for candidates:

  • Who may be interested in entering the teaching profession
  • Who wish to develop their skills and embrace ongoing training and development

You are likely to be someone who:

  • Possesses excellent communication skills
  • Relishes the challenge of working in an educational environment
  • Will embrace our highly supportive and professional culture

Twynham Learning can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work with wonderful young people
  • The opportunity to work with exceptional colleagues throughout our school
  • High quality continued professional development and opportunities to progress

GCSE qualifications in English and maths, minimum of a grade C required.


Any questions?

To discuss the post or your application, please contact Lisa Weston at


How to apply

To apply for this vacancy, please submit an Application Form and Criminal Records Declaration Form by email to: 

Only applications on the Twynham Learning official ‘Application Form –Non-Teaching Posts’ sent together with the ‘Criminal Records Declaration” will be accepted. You can download the forms here:

The closing date is Wednesday 5 May 2021 at 8am




Twynham Learning is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and inclusiveness. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability status. We are committed to robust Safer Recruitment processes as part of our strong commitment to safeguard children and young people.


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