We are looking to appoint a SEND Teaching Assistant to provide daily support to a Year 1 boy.

The successful candidate will need to:


  • have a good understanding of SEND
  • be able to work as part of our highly committed staff team
  • have good interpersonal and communication skills
  • be able to conduct and support learning in 1:1 and small group learning situations
  • communicate assessments and evaluations of learning to the class teacher and SENDCo
  • build good relations with children, parents and staff
  • be enthusiastic, hard-working, caring, flexible and self-motivated and
  • work to support our school ethos of helping children become successful, happy, ambitious, responsible and proud

If you have the confidence to build up children’s self-esteem, provide a positive role model and help to make children’s learning experiences successful and fun we would like to hear from you. 

Please apply by completing the Gloucestershire County Council application form (downloadable from GCC website and return it with a letter of application to the Headteacher, Mr John Clements, Sharpness Primary School, Newtown, Berkeley, Gloucestershire, GL13 9NU or by email to

We encourage applicants to visit our school. Please contact us on 01453 811220 if you would like to arrange a visit.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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