Teaching Assistant (Level 1)

Hours: Full-time Salary:

Required for As soon as possible


NJC Grade 3 Scale Point 5 £22,800 gross per annum

Actual Pro-rata salary £19,608 gross per annum

Term Time plus INSET Days. Hours to be agreed with the Head of SEND

Permanent appointment

The Governors of this over-subscribed Roman Catholic Girls’ School wish to appoint a talented, highly skilled individual to work in the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) team to support pupils in the classroom alongside subject teachers, to ensure that pupils with SEND gain full access to the curriculum and make excellent progress. The postholder will have opportunity to create resources and will be keyworker to specific students. The TA will undertake break/lunch-time supervision as required.  This post would suit an individual who wishes to pursue a career in teaching, SEND departments, psychology or social work.

Applicants will have either a good honours degree or excellent level 3 qualifications (e.g. BTEC L3 or A levels) along with previous experience of working in an educational, special needs, or youth-focused environment.

La Sainte Union is an oversubscribed and successful voluntary aided Catholic girls’ school (mixed 6th form) that enjoys the benefit of splendid grounds and is situated in a pleasant residential area overlooking Parliament Hill Fields.  It is easily accessible by public transport.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.   An enhanced DBS check is required for the post.

 School is closed for the summer holidays. Any e-mail enquiries will be responded to on a periodic basis.

 Closing Date for Applications:   Tuesday 27th August 2019 9a.m.

Interviews:  As soon as possible after closing

 Application forms and further details are available from :

  Mrs. Vera Reilly, Telephone   :   020 7428 4600        Fax   :   020 7267 7647

e-mail  :   vreilly@lsu.camden.sch.uk