Moorside Infant and Junior School
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"Pupils report that they feel safe at all times, including online."

- 'Good' OFSTED REPORT 2017 - Moorside Junior School



Moorside Infant School

General Teaching Assistant with SEND allowance to support children with special educational needs.

Fixed Term to start Monday 19th February 2018 to 31st August

Closing Date: Monday 29th January

Interview Date:  Thursday 1st February

Start Date: 19th February 2018

35 hours 8.30-4.00 Monday to Friday, Term Time Only

Band 4 scale point 9 to 13  £15,375 to £16,491 pro-rata with additional SEND Allowance

We are a supportive team of friendly, dedicated and enthusiastic staff who are looking to

appoint a committed and caring GTA to support a child with specific barriers to learning.

This post is to specifically work with children with Educational Health Care Plans, as part of a

team of teaching assistants. The children have bespoke daily activities and routines to

support their development towards their EHCP targets.

Candidates must have recent experience of working with children in a school setting, have an

understanding of children diagnosed with autism and be willing to be flexible.

Moorside Infant School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and

young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification and will be

subject to an enhanced DBS check. Only applications submitted on the school’s application form will

be considered. We are an equal opportunities employer.

For further information and an application pack, please see our website: or through the School Administrator, Moorside Infant School, Harrogate Road, Ripon, North Yorkshire, HG4 1SU. Tel: (01765) 604208, email: [email protected]

Closing date: Monday 29th January 2018

Interviews: Thursday 1st February 2018

GTA Job Description

Person Specification GTA 2017

Application Form GTA Post Jan 2018

Please click here to see our Teacher Quotes

Reviews from the Children

Year 6

“The best thing about this school is that our learning is fun and we have lots of trips to new places so we have many new experiences.”

Emily Year 5

“We get to go on great school trips.”

Year 2

“I can make hot chocolate in the woods.”

Year 6

“We learn to build shelters and climb trees.”

Angus Year 1

“I like playing football.”

Owen Year 1

“We get to play outside.”

Year 6

“I think the best thing about Moorside is we have a variety of specialised teachers for specific subjects.”

Freya Year 3

“We’ve got amazing teachers and the best art teacher, PE teachers and every teacher.”

Ben Year 4

“In the morning I'm really excited to see the teachers.”

Jack Year 6

“Your not treated as pupils – your treated as a family.”

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Head Teacher: Mrs L White

School Contact: Mrs C Rowett

General Email: [email protected]