St Paul's CE Academy

"Where love and learning meet."

Psalm 32:8  I will instruct you and teach you in the way you should go I will counsel you with my loving eye on you.

Individual Needs Assistant

We have a vacancy available for an Individual Needs Assistant (INA) to join our popular, inclusive Church academy starting April 2023. 


The successful candidate will be supporting pupils as required across the Academy, working closely with the class teacher to provide support for learning as well as consistent pastoral and behavioural support. You will have a knowledge of supporting pupils with SEND -including Autism and Speech, Language and Communication difficulties.

 It is essential that our INAs are effective team players but are also able to work on their own initiative and be adaptable in this busy and broad role.


You will have a range of strategies to support pupils with SEND and strong behaviour management experience.  A Level 2/3 NVQ is desirable.


We have a large inclusion department with friendly and supportive staff, who have a wealth of expertise, and we are committed to the continued professional development and training for all staff.


The position is for 32.5 hours per week, term time only, Monday - Friday, 30 minute unpaid lunch break.  You will be paid on the Single Status pay scale (Grade 3, scale point 7, £20,812 pro rata, per annum).  Actual salary will be £15,653 per annum.


Completed application forms to be returned to Mrs Tracy Webb, Head of Administration -


Unfortunately, CV's will not be considered.


Closing date: 22.03.23 at 9am

Interview date: 27.03.23

Application Form

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