Vacancy: Teaching Assistant (TA2)

Job title

Teaching Assistant Level 2

Application closing date



Grade 4 Level 2-4 (£23,400 to £24,213 per annum, reduced pro-rata)
32.5 hours per week, term time only

Job Details

Danesgate is a specialist setting for 5-16 year olds with social, emotional and mental health needs. We are seeking to recruit primary and secondary teaching assistant to work across our campus. 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 see the job description below for more detail.

Please ring Melanie Shepherd on 01904 555555 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.

Documents and Downloads

An application form and further details are available to download below:

Closing date:

Sunday 4th February 2024 at 12 midnight

Interview date:

Wednesday 7th February 2024

Please submit completed forms by post or electronically to: Danesgate Community, Fulford Cross, Fulford, York, YO10 4PB or email

Applications are accepted via post or email.