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The Richard Pate School, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire


Job Vacancy


Teaching Assistant (SEND, 1:1)


The Richard Pate School is a successful co-ed independent day school (ages 3-11) in Cheltenham Gloucestershire. We are seeking exceptional candidates to fill a Teaching Assistant role to provide 1:1 support to a child with global delay in a Year 5 class.


In summary the role is as follows:

  • Full time fixed term 12-month contract with the possibility of extension
  • Salary: TBC based on experience
  • Start date: 1st September 2021
  • 1:1 support to a child with SEN


To be successful in this role you must be:

  • Qualified with NVQ3 or higher
  • Have experience of working 1:1 with SEN in a Primary setting;
  • Enthusiastic about being part of a supportive team, prepared to immerse yourself fully into school life
  • Capable of communicating effectively with pupils, colleagues and parents
  • Respectful of the School’s aims and values


To apply for this role, please see our application form and information pack:

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Information Pack PDF Format MS Word Format

To apply for this role please complete the Application Form.

You can send to completed form by e-mail to or by post to:

Mrs Lucy Cox – Bursar, The Richard Pate School, Southern Road, Cheltenham, GL53 9RP


Applications must be submitted no later than than 12 noon on 12th May 2021.


See below for our recruitment policies:


The Richard Pate School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must participate in child protection training and screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service..