Teaching Assistants

Full-time (34.41 hours per week), term time only plus inset

Grade D £15,940 – 16,140 pro rata
One year fixed term contract in the first instance.

We require teaching assistants to support students with special educational needs in a variety of subject areas throughout the school. You should have excellent literacy, numeracy and interpersonal skills, evidence of effective working with young people and high expectations for pupil’s achievements. Previous manual handling training/experience and personal care are an advantage.

Closing Date: Friday 12th July at Midday.

Penryn College is a lively thriving college with an excellent reputation who cater for boys and girls aged between 11 and 16 years with a current number on roll of 1149 and we pride ourselves on offering the very best for our students.

Our modern school building, has a great range of resources, including an information rich environment, state of the art sporting facilities including a 6 badminton court size sports hall, the latest generation astro turf pitch, our own climbing wall and iPad’s for all students and staff.

Our College buildings and 10 acres of grounds are used extensively by the community for adult education courses, sporting activities, performances and fund raising activities. Our unique relationship with surrounding primary schools – known as the “Penryn Partnership” – helps primary children to settle in to the college whilst adjusting to their new environment.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. In accordance with our policies we are unable to process applications without a fully completed application form.