Activity Support Assistant, Kirklees

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Fairfield SchoolKirklees
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Start date: 3rd June 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade 4 £11,673 - £12,019
Contract term: Fixed Term

Job Reference Number: ED 18651
Hours: Term Time + 5 Inset Days
SEN: Yes

To commence 3rd June 2019 on a fixed term basis up to 31st May 2020.
To meet specific funding, though the contract may be extended subject to the future operational needs of the school.

Fairfield School is looking to appoint an Activity Support Assistant to support the learning and welfare of pupils/students with profound and severe needs. 
You will be expected to provide all aspects of personal care to our students, whilst additionally supporting the learning needs with individual pupils and small groups.

Experience of working with children/young people in a school environment is essential, and experience of working with pupils who have profound and multiple learning difficulties would be an advantage.

A particular emphasis would be in supporting, under the direction of specialists, the medical and physical needs of our pupils.

Fairfield School has a proud commitment to a high standard of training and development of all its staff, and has a highly effective team ethos evidenced by our recent Ofsted inspection.

If you require further information about the role or to arrange a visit / tour, please contact the school on 01924 326103. For more information about the school please go to our website –

To apply for this job, please download and complete the application form attached. A CV is not required. Previous applicants need not apply.

Application forms should be returned to the School Business Manager at the school either by email or by post to the school address at the top of the page, by Friday 26th April 2019 at 12.00pm.
Interview date: Week Commencing Monday 6th May 2019.

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