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Level 1 Teaching Assistant

Our support to students with Special Educational Needs is very effective. If you respect teenagers, are hardworking, skilled at dealing with young people, flexible and really care about making a positive difference to our students’ experience at school, we would like to hear from you.

We have a strong SEND department which previous members of our team have found beneficial when gaining experience with a view to developing their career.

We are fortunate to have Teachers with us who started their careers with Soham Village College as Teaching Assistants, and progressed by applying for opportunities as they occurred.

We would love to hear from applicants who are looking for a permanent generalist TA role or a stepping stone for professional development.

30 hours 50 minutes per week
8.30am – 3.00pm, Monday to Friday
term time only

(part time applicants may be considered)
Salary range £16,268 - £16,864

Based on fte £20,441 - £21,189
(Dependent upon qualifications, skills and experience)

Part time applicants may be considered.

Further details of this vacancy and an application form can be found below.

The closing date for applications is 9am, Tuesday 26 September 2023

Please return a completed application form and a letter of application, addressed to Jon Hampson, Headteacher, Soham Village College, to

We are unable to accept CVs

Staploe Education Trust and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all adults working within our Trust to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and medical checks. We will undertake online searches of all shortlisted candidates prior to interview.

Staploe Education Trust.  Executive Headteacher Dr Carin Taylor
Schools in our Trust:  Soham Village College; Kennett Primary School; The Shade Primary School; The Weatheralls Primary School