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Teaching Assistant - Sherbourne Fields School

Job Reference coventrycc/TP/501/6490

Number of Positions:
Contract Type:
Term Time Only
Salary Range:
£21,968 - £25,409 pro rata per annum based on hours and weeks worked
Working Hours:
Sherbourne Fields School, Rowington Close off Kingsbury Road, Coventry
Closing Date:
Job Category:
Schools/Academies - Support Staff Roles
Service Area:

What is the job role?

Grade 4 point 6 – 14 (£21,968 - £25,409)

Due to a further increase in pupil numbers, we have a number of exciting opportunities for ambitious, talented and committed Teaching Assistants to join our incredible team of dedicated staff.

Judged ‘Outstanding’ in the last three consecutive Ofsted inspections, we have been recognised, and pride ourselves on our innovative and creative approaches throughout our school.

We are looking for individual qualities such as motivation; aspiration; passion and commitment to professional development. You will be driven and ambitious and keen to learn from the highly skilled staff team around you. As an employee of Sherbourne Fields, you will be adaptable in your approach whilst playing a key role in supporting pupils with a wide range of additional need throughout their school day and beyond. You will be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of the school ethos - which embraces change and remains solution focused whilst ensuring children remain at the heart of our practice.

You will be committed to a quality of education that will facilitate the development of strategies and skills for successful learning, and the ability to use them in all aspects of life.

We particularly welcome applications from post graduate students looking to gain SEND experience as part of their longer term career journey, and Health Care professionals looking to change career.

Work pattern: 35 hours per week, 39 weeks per year TTO

Please download an application pack from the school website – 

Please email completed applications to

Applicants must possess GCSE Maths and English (A – C/4 - 9 or equivalent), and be competent in the use of ICT.

Closing date: 30/11/2023

Sherbourne Fields is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Full enhanced DBS check will be carried out for this post.

Who are we looking for?

Following recommendations from Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) for an additional pre employment check with effect 1 Sept 22, please note, an online search may form part of this recruitment process.