The Mendip School Recruiting 2 x Teaching Assistants

The Mendip School

Edmund Rack Road


Shepton Mallet



2 x Teaching Assistants

Grade 4, scp 7, £20,092 per annum, pro rata.

Actual salary £14863.12

32 hours per week

Term time only plus 5 inset days

Fixed Term ending 31/08/2022

Starting 1st September 2021

We are seeking to appoint hard working and dedicated teaching assistants to work at The Mendip School, a school for children aged 4-19 with Autism and Speech Language and Communication Needs.

The post holders’ responsibilities include providing general classroom support, meeting pupils’ emotional, social and physical needs and liaising with teaching staff in the development and delivery of a differentiated curriculum.

Applicants will need to be confident, resilient and have excellent communication skills.  Experience of working with children would be an advantage but working well within a team is essential.  We are a caring and enthusiastic team who enjoy the challenges and opportunities of working within a school environment.  If you are interested in joining our team, then please access further details and an application form from the vacancies section of the website.

The Mendip School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

All applications should be emailed to  Please note, we cannot accept CVs.

A full application pack can be found at

Closing Date:  Monday 17th May at 12pm

Interview Date: TBC



Posted by Julie on April 29th 2021

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