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Teaching Assistant

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Job description

We are looking for self-motivated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistants to join Oak Tree School in Truro.

Oak Tree School is a specialist provision positioned near the city of Truro in Cornwall. The school provides full-time specialist co-education for up to 65 children and young people aged 7 to 16 who experience social, emotional, mental health, communication difficulties and associated challenging behaviours. These young people often cannot cope, function or achieve within a mainstream environment and therefore attend the school to have a better chance of reaching their potential. The aim is to provide a structured, nurturing approach, with pupils accessing a broad, balanced and engaging curriculum to meet their significant needs.

Why work for Teaching Personnel:

  • ·         Weekly Pay at a competitive pay rate
  • Referral Bonus of GBP50
  • CPD Academy training at a discounted price
  • A consultant to work with you on your application
  • Free, professional CV writing
  • Automatic enrolment into our pension scheme

Please contact Teaching Personnel Cornwall to hear more about this role or apply below and somebody will be in touch.

Teaching Personnel are committed to the Safeguarding of all students and therefore will require a Child Workforce Only DBS on the Update Service as well as references from your two most recent employers. You will be able to apply for a new DBS with our company, but may also use your own if you have your certificate.


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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