Message sent from:

Current Vacancies

Teaching Assistant Level One at Penny Field School

Pay Grade B1 4-6 £17,391 - £18,672 (Pro Rata)

32.5 hours per week, Term Time only.

We are currently looking to appoint two Teaching Assistants to work at our Penny Field Site starting 1st September 2019 or ASAP.

Please follow the following link for application details;



SLD / PMLD Teacher (NQT / MPS / UPS) at Penny Field School

We are looking to recruit a SLD/PLMD teacher for our Penny Field School, who is a hardworking, relishes a challenge and prepared to give 100%. There is no doubt that this job is challenging however the rewards are significant. If you are a newly qualified or experience teacher who has real drive and passion to work with pupils with SEND, this is a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and experience within a supportive and highly experience staff team. If you want to make a difference to some of our most vulnerable learners in Leeds, please complete the attached application form.

The successful candidate will be teaching a mixed KS2/KS3 class with severe learning difficulties.  The majority of the children will have medical and sensory needs as well as Physical impairments.  Some experience of PEC’s and Makaton would be an advantage but training is available.

We are looking to recruit an individual who is:

  • Talented, inspirational, motivating and enthusiastic
  • Confident working with children with complex needs.
  • Committed to teaching a provision where communication is at the heart of teaching and learning
  • Passionate about teaching and learning
  • Able to creatively differentiate the curriculum to meet a range of special needs
  • Able to teach a range of subjects across the curriculum
  • Committed to working with parents and carers
  • Willing to make a positive contribution to the life of the school

For a discussion about the post or for visits to the school please contact Jo Burrows on 0113 336 8275 or via email.

Please e-mail completed application forms to joanne.burrows@nwsilc.org by 12:00pm on the 15th May 2019.

Interviews to be held week commencing 20th May 2019.

For full application details please follow the link below;


We are always looking for outstanding Teaching Assistants (Pay Grade B1, 32.5 hours per week [Permanent]) to work across the North West SILC sites, and currently at Green Meadows School, Guiseley.

We are looking for people who ...

  • Are skilled, enthusiastic and are willing to learn.
  • Will support teaching and learning and address the personal needs of our pupils. 
  • Will need to be flexible and adaptable, a good communicator, cheerful, calm and work as part of our team.

In return we will offer:

  • A commitment to you and your professional development.
  • Strong, supportive leadership and staff.
  • Wonderful pupils who will reward you with many memories that will last throughout your entire career.

For a discussion about coming to work with us please contact the school on 0113 3368279 to arrange a conversation and a visit, or email leisa.templeton@nwsilc.org who can give you further details and provide you with an application form.

*We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.*

*We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.*

*Appointments are made subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, Occupational Health assessment (via completion of health questionnaire if successful) and satisfactory references.*

Hit enter to search