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Federation of Briar Hill and St Margaret's Schools

TA2 with SEND

TA Level 2 with SEND Specialism

Fixed term TA2 post at St. Margaret’s CE Junior School


Contract: Fixed term from 1st January 2022 – July 2025, term time only including teacher training days. This position is linked to funding received by the school and is subject to a six month probationary period.

Start date: January 2022 or sooner if possible with resignation deadlines  

Hours: (8.30-1.30 and 2.00-3.20) 31.66 hours per week 5 days a week

Salary: Band F7-10 £17,131 - £18,543 pro rata

Closing date: 9am on 26 November 2021

Interviews: WC 29th November 2021


We can offer you:  a vibrant Federation with opportunities to work with teams across two schools; staff with specialised skills who will complement your role; a warm, welcoming and nurturing environment; enthusiastic and responsive children; high quality opportunities for continued professional development.

We are looking for: a professional who: shares our ambition whereby every child can reach their potential and learning and overcome any barriers that may stand in their way;; has excellent skills and knowledge for supporting pupils with SEND or Attachment; has a passion for child-centred learning; has enthusiasm and high expectations for our children; can inspire and motivate others; has a genuine care for children to succeed in all aspects of their lives; someone willing to work as part of a team who will be able to support Quality First teaching and have excellent English and numeracy skills; has an excellent understanding of how to enable pupils with any barriers to learning make excellent progress; who has the communication skills and abilities to support parents and work with outside agencies; is proactive and self-motivated.


Your role: To work alongside teachers to support pupils with a broad range of needs, differentiate learning for all types of learning abilities, be proactive and self-resource to meets needs of learners. To facilitate small group activities at lunchtimes for those children who find unstructured times of the day less successful.

You will work closely with the SENDCo, Pastoral Lead, Head of School, external agencies, class teachers and other Learning Support Assistants to ensure you are well equipped to meet the needs of pupils.

At this time, interested applicants will be unable to visit the school during the day due to COVID risks, but do take a look at our Federation website. You are also welcome to arrange a telephone conversation or an after school visit with our SENDCo, by ringing the school office at St. Margaret’s. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

Please complete the application form with a supporting statement of no more than 2 sides of A4. Submit your application by email to

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check with Children’s Barred List check.



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Welcome to Briar Hill and St. Margaret's!...Our Federation vision: 'Flourish as a family, love to learn, make memories, shine!'...Our St. Margaret's Christian vision: 'How good and pleasant it is when God's people live together in unity.' (Psalm 133)