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Joseph Leckie Academy

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SEND Teaching Assistant (Female)

30 hours per week – Term Time Only,

ONE YEAR FIXED TERM CONTRACT (subject to funding)

G4 (6 to 11) £19,171  - £21,166 p.a. (Actual Salary £12,997.60 to £14,350.17 pa)

Joseph Leckie Academy

Walstead Road West, Walsall, WS5 4PG

Tel: 01922 721071 Fax: 01922 641497


Principal: Mr J Ludlow

Required for September 2021 – Joseph Leckie Academy is seeking to appoint a caring and dedicated female Teaching Assistant. In accordance with the Equality Act 2010, it is an occupational requirement that the post holder is female due to the specific duties in the job description.

The post holders' responsibilities include providing general classroom support, the meeting of the student’s emotional, social and physical needs and liaising with teaching staff in the development and delivery of a differentiated curriculum. Experience in supporting students with autism and providing one to one care would be advantageous.

This is a wonderful opportunity to join our dedicated team of Teaching Assistants at Joseph Leckie Academy. This is a fixed term contract initially for one year. Extension to the contract will be dependent on funding. 

Experience with secondary age students and qualifications in the area of special educational needs will be an advantage. 

Further details and an application form can be obtained from Mrs Samantha Richards or our website's main Vacancies page.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday, August 31st 2021 at 12.00 noon.

Interviews will take place: Week beginning 6th September 2021.

Joseph Leckie Academy is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of students and candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check