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Supply Staff

Do you enjoy the challenge of working with children and young people who have special educational needs?   Do you have passion and determination to help children and young people achieve their potential? 

Set in over 20 acres of stunning countryside in rural North Yorkshire, Welburn Hall School caters for children and young people between the ages of 8 and 16 and can offer you an exceptional and unique environment in which to help our children and young people with their learning. Welburn Hall also has a vibrant and successful 6th Form College catering for young people between the ages of 16 and 19 and these young people are residential Monday to Friday.

Welburn Hall is committed to safeguarding all our of children and young people and as such enhanced safer recruitment checks are an essential part of our recruitment process; we cannot welcome you on board until all the necessary checks have been completed.

If you are interested in joining the team as a supply teacher, general teaching assistant or residential care officer.  Please complete the attached application form and return to

Please click here to view the Application Form (Word Document)


General Teaching Assistant

Grade E

Permanent Role, Term Time Only

Starting Salary - £15,407.92 per annum (pay award pending)


Do you enjoy the challenge of assisting children and young people who have special educational needs?   Do you have passion, enthusiasm and expertise to help children and young people to reach their potential? 


Set in over 20 acres of stunning countryside, Welburn Hall School is situated in the market town of Kirkbymoorside; nestled on the edge of the North York Moors National Park.  With dedicated staff, fantastic facilities and beautiful buildings, we create a calm and inspiring place to learn, live and work. 


A North Yorkshire County Council maintained special school, we have a strong reputation for excellence; offering a dynamic, innovative and unique learning journey for pupils aged 8 to 19 years, with a wide range of physical disabilities or learning difficulties.  Welburn Hall also boasts a vibrant and successful residential 6th Form College, catering for young people between the ages of 16 and 19. 


Our aim is to ensure all pupils and students have the opportunities they need to reach their full potential for academic achievement, independence and personal development.  We pride ourselves in being a warm and friendly school; our staff are our greatest resource and are highly valued for the contribution and difference they make to the lives of our pupils.   Our ethos and core values of respect, perseverance and excellence support this model and are lived out in the daily work of the school.


You will have the enthusiasm and resilience to work with children and young people who have a wide variety of needs including:

  • Autistic spectrum disorder.
  • Moderate and severe learning difficulties
  • Profound and multiple learning difficulties

 We can offer you:

  • A happy and friendly special school, fostering an inclusive and nurturing environment in which to inspire and motivate our children.
  • Significant levels of support from a staff team who is experienced, committed and passionate about our school.
  • An opportunity to see the potential that exists here, with clear support given and an opportunity to make a difference that is life changing and rewarding.
  • Children and young people who will make you proud to be their Teaching Assistant.


The post will be Full time working 35 hours per week.


Closing date for applications is Friday 5th June 2020 at 5pm.


Interviews will be held week commencing 15th June 2020.


The date of commencement for this post will be as soon as possible dependant on current circumstances.


See below for a detailed Job description, Person specification and Application Form.


Completed applications to be emailed to or posted to Welburn Hall School, Kirkbymoorside, York, YO62 7HQ.

Please click her to view the Application Form(Word document)

Job Description General Teaching Assistant(word Document)



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