Teaching Assistant Level 2

Job title

  • Teaching Assistant 2

Application closing date

  • 03/10/2016


  • Grade 4, level 1-4 (£16,496 – £18,114 per annum)
  • reduced pro rata


  • 32.5 hours per week
  • term time only

Job description

Danesgate is a specialist setting for 5-16 year olds with social, emotional and mental health needs. We wish to recruit teaching assistants to work across our campus and with a wide age range of different needs.

Danesgate is a very welcoming and vibrant place to work and offers significant opportunities for professional development for anyone who is committed to working with vulnerable young people. We would be glad to hear from applicants who are new to the field of student support as well as from experienced colleagues.

Please ring Melanie Shepherd on 01904 642611 for a further chat if you would find this useful.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

This post is subject to the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009 and as such shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a Disqualification Declaration. Any information supplied will be discussed at interview.

Please submit completed forms by post or electronically to: Danesgate Community, Fulford Cross, Fulford, York, YO10 4PB or email melanie.shepherd@york.gov.uk


Closing date

  • Monday 3rd October 2016 at 12 midnight
  • Applications are accepted via post or email.

Interview date

  • Friday 7th October 2016