Job Vacancies

Teaching Assistant vacancies (x4)

Bidwell Brook School currently have 4 permanent Teaching Assistant vacancies, across various weekdays, to commence September 2019.

You will support students as part of a class team. We offer a child centred curriculum and you will enable our students to access learning opportunities and to achieve their full potential both educationally and emotionally. You will help deliver pre-planned learning, care and therapy programmes in an inspiring learning environment.

Although previous experience of working with children in an education setting is preferable, it is as important to have enthusiasm, empathy and a willingness to learn and follow instructions.

You will have excellent communication skills, IT skills, be flexible and resilient.

We offer continuous professional development opportunities, including a Level 3 Teaching Assistant Diploma.

The vacancies are as follows:
2 x Monday to Friday vacancies
1 x Monday, Tuesday & Friday vacancy
1 x Thursday & Friday vacancy

All contracts are permanent, term time working 39 weeks per year.
The working hours are 8.50am to 3.20pm, with a 4.00pm finish once a week for a class meeting (if the class meeting falls on a working day), term time 39 weeks per year,
Please indicate on your job application which vacancies you are interested in.

A full application pack is available on the school website We do not accept CV's.

For further information about the roles contact Sarah Bedford, HR Manager, on 01803 864120 or email:

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 4th September 2019

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.