top of page
Copy of HFJS logo_edited.jpg


We are seeking to employ a 1:1 SEN TA under the leadership of our Inclusion Manager.


1:1 full time support for a year 5 child with significant learning disabilities who is working well below age range.

  • Experience of working with children who have SLD

  • Flexible approach to learning

  • Able to use initiative when delivering sessions of the KS1 and KS2 curriculum

  • Calm, caring and patient manner


Higham Ferrers Junior School is a 3 form entry school located in East Northamptonshire. We are focused on providing a welcoming and engaging learning environment that produces excellence for all across a wide range of abilities. Our children love their school and this is reflected in their behaviour and attitudes towards their learning. Our teaching and support staff are committed and hard – working, ensuring high expectations for our children.  The leadership team and Governing Body are dedicated to continuing the strategic and inspiring development of the school and encourage the pupils to be positive members of the community and beyond. 


‘Pupils work hard, are polite at all times, attend well and live up to the school’s motto – Be The Best You Can Be’. (Ofsted 2023)


A happy person who enjoys working with children
Appropriate level of literacy and Numeracy
Good oral and presentation skills
Awareness of confidentiality, data protection and safeguarding
Able to work as part of a team and on their own initiative.

Hours will be Monday to Friday 8.40am to 3.05pm

FTE £20812 - £21189

Fixed Term Contract, the role will be reviewed in July 2024 in line with the Education Plan and related funding.


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undergo enhanced DBS, medical clearance and two satisfactory references.  In accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education, the school will consider carrying out an online search as part of the due diligence on shortlisted candidates. Where an online check will be carried out, this will be indicated in the advert and/or recruitment pack.

Application packs further information or to arrange a visit please contact Mrs Jo Longland Business Manager Tel: 01933312748 or E mail

Closing date Tuesday 21st November at 12pm

Interviews held the week beginning 27th November.

SEN Teaching Assisitant - Teach NorthamptonshireTeach Northamptonshire

To Be The Best You Can Be

bottom of page