Hours – 8:45am-3:45pm Monday to Friday Term Time Only

Contract – Established Post

Salary Band 4 SCP 9-13

Salary Range – £13,509 – £13,986 including SEN allowance

Pay award pending April 2019

Start Date:- ASAP

The Forest School has several vacancies for General Teaching Assistants to support the teaching and learning of pupils with special educational needs in our school.

We are committed to meeting the needs of our diverse community and aim to have a workforce reflecting this diversity.  We are also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Enhanced Level DBS Disclosure is required for appointment to this post. 

The job description and person specification are available to download from

Please submit your application online ( using ‘apply now’ before the closing date of Thursday 17th January 2019.  Interviews will be held on Friday 25th January 2019 The school contact details are:- Headteacher- Michelle Farr,  The Forest School, Park Lane, Knaresborough HG5 0DQ, Tel 01423 864583.