The Government is asking parents to keep children at home whenever possible – schools remain open only for children who need to attend.

Special Needs Teaching Assistants to Start Sept 2020

  • Contract type - Permanent & 1 year fixed term contracts
  • Salary range - Starting Salary: Band 5 SCP 4 – 6 (Depending on experience)
  • Location - Co-op Academy Delius - Bradford
  • Closing date - July 3, 2020

1 X 32.5 hours per week term time only, plus 5 training days (Permanent) – Actual salary £13,806 – £14,364

1 x 17.5 hours per week term time only, plus 5 training days (Permanent) – Actual salary £7,434 – £7,734

3 X 32.5 hours per week term time only, plus 5 training days (1 year fixed term contract) – Actual salary £13,806 – £14,364

All applicants must be willing to work at either site but will be based at one site in the first instance – Barkerend Rd (BD3) or at Princeville Street (BD7).

Co-op Academy Delius is a high achieving friendly academy for pupils from 2-11 years with a range of complex educational and medical needs.  More details about the school are available at: Co-op Academy Delius is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children, we expect employees to share, practice and promote this commitment. The successful candidate must have good references and an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service and a medical declaration.

“Co-op Academies Trust, as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority.  This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf”.

This role is customer facing and therefore in line with the Immigration Act 2016; all applicants must be able to demonstrate fluency of the English Language to the level defined in the job description.

Candidates invited for interview will be expected to complete several tasks; including an interview, in order to recruit staff of the highest professional quality. Due to the C-19 pandemic, interviews will be conducted remotely, using ‘Microsoft Teams’. Richard Meredith at Co-op Academy Delius will email meeting details prior to interview.


Interested candidates are requested to download an application form from or or email Natasha.

Interviews: Friday 10th July 2020

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