Teaching Assistant – Level 3

Teaching Assistant – Level 3
30 hours a week, term time only


The Pilgrim PRU is an Ofsted registered outstanding medical needs provision that provides education across four hospital schools.

We are looking for an experienced teaching assistant who has a strong commitment to working with children to join our team.

  • Do you have skills to help deliver KS3 and GCSE curriculum subjects?
  • Do you have energy, ambition and resilience?
  • Can you deliver warmth and a sense of fun?
  • Are you flexible, creative and enterprising?


Our team of skilled and friendly practitioners are committed to providing high quality learning opportunities to young people during their time at the Pilgrim PRU. You will be supporting pupils within our residential Tier 4 centres who have complex mental health difficulties or eating disorders. Pupils are taught within small teaching groups or on a one to one basis.

You will need to have an unconditional and positive regard for the well being of the young people, have a friendly and patient approach and promote the inclusion of all pupils ensuring they have equal access to opportunities to learn and develop.

This is a unique opportunity to gain experience of working with young people with mental health difficulties as part of a multi-disciplinary team.


For further information about our school please visit our website

We would encourage you to contact us to arrange to speak with our Head Teacher, Leah Miller, to discuss the role and our school setting. Please arrange this via email to: head@pilgrim.cambs.sch.uk

To apply for the position please click apply now to email.

Job description, person specification and application form are attached below.

The Pilgrim PRU is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all successful candidates will be expected to have a DBS and other relevant employment checks.


Closing Date: 9am Monday 14th 2020
Interviews: Thursday 15th December 2020
Position to start: Early January 2021

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