One To One Teaching Assistant Maternity Cover

Required June 2019 

We are a good school and are seeking to appoint a dedicated, hard-working and motivated person to work as part of our team.  The post on offer, is as follows:

A 1:1 Teaching Assistant to support child in Year Three with an educational health care plan for 25 hours per week. Working hours are between 8.45am-3.15am daily (incorporating morning break and lunch). The child to be supported has been diagnosed with social, communication needs (ASD) and experiences challenges linked to learning, attention and focus control. Once a trusting relationship is developed, working with the child will be very rewarding.

Experience of this type of work is desirable although not essential.  A willingness to try a variety of strategies as well as the ability to work as part of our friendly team is essential.

This post is a temporary maternity cover contract.

Please contact Elaine Barber (Area Business Manager) for an application pack – or telephone 01526 832424.

Closing date for applications is midday on Wednesday 15 May 2019 and interviews will be held the following week.


The LAAT promotes diversity and wants a workforce, which reflects Christian Value. Applications are welcome from all, irrespective of gender, sexuality, race, religion, marital status, age, or disability.

 The LAAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will require the successful applicant to undertake an Enhanced criminal record check via the DBS.