If you are thinking of joining our School, we urge you to visit our ‘Joining Us’ and ‘About’ pages of our website as we want people to join us who share our vision. You can also see our digital prospectuses under the ‘Admissions’ tab which will give a good insight into our School.

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Special Needs Teaching Assistant, Level 1
HOURS: 32.5 per week (term time only)

Special Needs Teaching Assistant, Level 1

HOURS: 32.5 per week (term time only) DEADLINE EXPIRED

SEN Teaching Assistant Level 1
Grade A1 / B1 point 3 – 6
£15,480 - £16,388 actual salary
Temporary post (linked to funding) - to start January 2024
32.5 hours per week, term time only

Pudsey Bolton Royd is a friendly, welcoming and inclusive school. Visitors to our school always comment on how supportive & friendly our staff are, and the positive atmosphere we have around school. Our three core values that underpin the culture, behaviours and aspirations of everyone involved with the school are Care, Growth and Teamwork. These establish our moral core and are encapsulated in our school motto: ‘We enjoy. We achieve.’

We have an exciting vacancy for an experienced Special Needs Assistant to join our excellent team from January 2024. 

The School’s Governing Body are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and experienced Teaching Assistant to support a Key Stage 1 child with SEND on a 1:1 basis.  You must have the relevant experience to support a child with SEND needs. Previous experience of supporting children with autism would be an advantage.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, warm and caring individual who is able to develop a supportive relationship with children and their families for the purpose of improving educational outcomes, self-esteem, resilience and aspiration.  This may include emotional support, following structured programmes and contributing to multi-agency meetings.

Pudsey Bolton Royd Primary School is a ‘good’ school (Ofsted, July 2018) with many outstanding features.  You will be joining an inclusive school that celebrates diversity and where everyone associated with the children is devoted to providing the very best opportunities for all. 

The school has excellent modern facilities and it is set within spacious, attractive grounds.  The school offers a caring, professional and supportive environment for children, parents and staff alike.

We will offer you:

  • the opportunity to work with a dedicated team of excellent practitioners
  • fantastic children who are well mannered and work hard
  • a happy, welcoming staff and working environment with a positive and inclusive ethos
  • opportunity to develop new knowledge and skills through CPD

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and actively encouraged but you will not be disadvantaged if you are unable to visit.  If you would like to book a visit, please contact the school office on 0113 386 2560.

Application packs can be requested by email to or alternatively downloaded below. Applications must be made using the Leeds City Council application form, CV’s will not be accepted.

Download the application form

Download the job description

Download the policy statement on the recruitment of ex-offenders