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We are always seeking to recruit additional dynamic and inspiring Teachers & Support staff to join Vale of Evesham School.

If you share our vision and determination, possess strong ambitions for learners, and want to have a positive impact on young people, families and the community, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Vale of Evesham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification and will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and pre-employment health screening

Grade 2 Teaching Assistant

32.25 hours a week 

 Term-time only + 5 Training days   

12 Month Fixed Term Maternity Cover

CLPT 7-11 (£22,369 – £24,054 FTE)

Actual Salary £16,771.27 – £18,034.61

(Salary will be higher if you have over 5 years continuous service)

We are looking for an inspirational and outstanding teaching assistant with a commitment for improving outcomes for young children with significant learning needs. 

Applicants will need to be unrelentingly positive in the face of adversity, possess high levels of energy and enthusiasm, and the ability to work in an ever-changing environment.  

The successful candidate will:   

  • Have an NVQ Level 2 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent qualification Have good numeracy and literacy skills.
  • Have knowledge of child development
  • Understand the varied needs of children as they develop socially and academically.
  • Have evidence of understanding of safeguarding and confidentiality
  • Have an ability to be flexible to the needs of the children.
  • Be able to use ICT to store and retrieve data.
  • Have a willingness to learn and take on new ideas

Hours of work will be (with half an hour lunch break each day):


8.45am – 4.30pm


8.45am – 3.30pm


8.45am – 3.45pm


8.45am – 3.30pm


8.45am – 3.15pm


If you would like to apply for the role, please forward your application via e-mail to and for further information, please contact Kerry Liddle or call 01386 443367.

Applications close: 12 Noon, Friday 19th May 2023 Interview date: week commencing 22nd May 2023


Contract: Permanent

Salary Range: MPS/UPS with SEN Allowance

Start Date: September 2023

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic teacher with a real passion for, and commitment to, teaching children with complex learning needs. Teachers with mainstream or special school experience with any age group are welcome to apply.

Vale of Evesham school is a member of Central Learning Partnership Trust who work collaboratively and share expertise to improve opportunities and life chances for all our young people. Vale of Evesham School is an all-age generic special school registered to take pupils from the age of 2 to 19 with a weekly, 15 place residential provision, Blossom House. We are a Specialist School for Cognition and Learning and work with parents/carers, schools and other agencies in our community to share practice.

We strive to provide an inclusive, holistic provision that ensures the security and care for every child, thereby enabling them to reach their full potential in an encouraging and supportive environment. The pupils play a key part in their learning. Our staff are highly skilled and creative in ensuring all pupils have a broad, balanced and relevant curriculum.

Vale of Evesham School is a very special place to work. If you have a passion to make a positive difference to the lives of our pupils and can bring expertise and continued dynamism to our staff body, then we would welcome your application.

Closing date for Applications: 12 noon on Thursday 11th May 2023

Interview date: TBC

For more information or an application form, please visit the Vacancies page of our website. If you need anything further, please contact Victoria Jervis on 01386 443367 or by email

Casual Grade 2 Teaching Assistant
Term time only

CLPT07 CLPT07 10.60 £11.47 per hour)

Vale of Evesham School caters for pupils aged 2 to 19 years, who have moderate, severe, and profound learning difficulties. Many of our pupils have other barriers to their learning including
autism, challenging behaviour, physical disabilities, and complex health needs. The school also has a residential provision for weekly boarders, which ensures that we offer a 24hour curriculum for up to 15 pupils.
We are looking for candidates to join our casual teaching assistant team. There will be some flexibility about where within school you would work, so the post would suit someone who wants to work with young people from all key stages. Applicants will need energy and enthusiasm, and the ability to work in a busy environment. The work can be challenging but watching the progress of the pupils can also be extremely rewarding. The successful candidate will:

have an understanding of SEN

have the ability to liaise effectively with colleagues and parents

be able to use their initiative and demonstrate flexibility and adaptability

have a willingness to learn and take on new ideas

have good teamworking capacity

For more information, please contact Kerry Liddle on 01386 443367 or email
For an application form, job description and person specification, please contact Kerry Liddle on 01386 443367 or email

Applications close:

Ongoing Interview date:

To be arranged In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance, the Trust may conduct online searches of any shortlisted applicants. Vale of Evesham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check under the arrangements established by the Disclosure & Barring Service, pre employment health screening and obtaining of satisfactory references by the school. You will also be required to prove you are eligible to work in the UK