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Teaching Assistant

Priory Group

Job Description

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK. With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Job Advert Location Description

Sheridan School offers an integrated programme of education, care and therapy for up to 60 young people aged 8 – 19 who have behavioural, emotional and social difficulties compounded by complex learning difficulties including Autism.

Job Advert Role Description

Due to the continued success and growth of the school we currently have a vacancy within our Education Team for a Support Assistant Schools (Teaching Assistant).

This post will suit professional individuals who are prepared to work flexibly in a vibrant, caring and supportive educational environment. Under the direction of senior colleagues the successful candidate will be able to effectively support the delivery of care and education to all the pupils and students in the school.  Ensuring their own actions and behaviour comply with corporate policy and local procedures, statutory regulations and quality standards.

Candidates should have at least 2 years experience working within a similar environment.

For an informal discussion regarding this vacancy, please contact Tracy Cornell on: 01366 726049 or email [Click here to apply]

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About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

The integrated strength of each service provides a seamless transition for the individual as they progress between higher and lower dependency care and across services. This unique approach ensures that every individual has the opportunity to achieve the best possible outcomes and quality of life with the Priory Group.

As 85% of our services are publicly funded and delivered in partnership with commissioners, our teams work with commissioning bodies across the country to provide transparent pricing models and evidence-based care programmes.


Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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