Senior Assistant Teacher 

Do you want the opportunity to become a teacher?

Do you want to change lives?

Do you want a job that really matters?


32.5 hours per week / 39 weeks per annum

Bucks Pay Range 3-4 £21,379 - £25,199 (pro-rata £15,926 - £18,771)

depending on qualifications and experience


Chiltern Way Academy (CWA) is an innovative and transformational Special Needs school for students aged 9 – 19. We provide high-quality education, care and therapies for the huge range of need that exists across the behaviour spectrum. Our Prestwood campus works with students on the Autistic spectrum and our Wendover campus works with students with a range of social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) needs.


We need a Senior Assistant Teacher with presence and excellent interpersonal skills, who wants to develop professionally.

You will work closely with the teachers to enhance the learning experience of a small group of students in a classroom setting and undertake one to one mentoring and support.

You will act as cover supervisor in the event of teacher absence, lead a team of Assistant Teachers and have a range of other responsibilities.

You will join a talented, loyal and hardworking team, dedicated to improving outcomes for our children.


To find out more please contact Nick Hall, Head of Campus - Prestwood


Phone: 07921 872360


Closing date: 9th January 2019 (noon)

Interviews: week commencing 14th January 2019


Job description

Person specification

How to apply

Application form 


Chiltern Way Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates are required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Any offer of employment with Chiltern Way Academy is subject to verification of ID and qualifications, satisfactory evidence of the right to work in the UK, satisfactory references, health clearance and NCTL and police clearance (where appropriate).

Policies, including Child Protection, Equality, The Recruitment of Ex-Offenders and Secure Storage can be found in the Policies section of the website.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Code of Practice: 

Copies are available on request.

Chiltern Way Academy will comply with its obligations under the GDPR and other data protection legislation.