Berrycoombe School - SEN Teaching Assistant

Closing Date:  Wednesday 7th December 2022
Interview Date: TBC 
Contract Type: Permanent Variable Hours

Berrycoombe School (part of Truro and Penwith Academy Trust) are seeking to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and motivated SEND Teaching Assistant to join our friendly School.

The TA will work under the direction of the SENCO to support a child with significant communication difficulties and experience with medical conditions. The successful applicant will be attuned to, and supportive of, a child’s emotional needs and have experience of working with professionals following support plans to help to secure good rates of progress.

The successful applicant will be working within a KS1 classroom and engaging in play based learning where appropriate.

You will be able to demonstrate the above qualities as well as having excellent related qualifications.  

Please send completed application forms to kathbsm@berrycoombe.cornwall.sch.uk. 


The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, workers, volunteers, governors and trustees to share this commitment.  All successful applicants will be subject to appropriate pre-employment checks and will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Check, a Safeguarding Self-Declaration Form and satisfactory online searches undertaken.