SEN TA (Fixed Term)

Upton Cross ACE Academy      



One to One Teaching Assistant

Grade C (£16,302 p.a. pro rata £8.45 p/hour)

Term time only




Upton Cross ACE Academy is a small, friendly school with 85 pupils on roll, and is part of the Atlantic Centre of Excellence Academy Trust.


For September 2018, we seek a Teaching Assistant to work with a child with medical needs for 25.5 hours per week initially.


This is a fixed term contract, linked to a specific child. Experience of working with SEN children is essential; expertise and experience in supporting children with medical needs is desirable, although full training will be given.


The successful candidate will

.         be an excellent practitioner

.         Be able to motivate and challenge young learners

.         Be able to work effectively as part of a team

.         Be committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of all children


We offer

.         A caring, supportive school community

.         Delightful, lively and engaged children

.         Dedicated and skilled staff


Application form and job description are available to download from Please return the completed application form by e-mail, post or in person to the school office before the closing date.


Upton Cross ACE Academy is committed to the safeguarding of children and follows the safer recruitment process; the successful applicant will be required to undergo checks including an enhanced DBS disclosure.



Telephone:             01579 362519



Closing date:          Friday 13th July, 2018

Interview date:       Friday 20th July, 2018



Upton Cross ACE Academy

Part of Atlantic Centre of Excellence Multi Academy Trust

Upton Cross

Nr Liskeard

PL14 5AX