Advanced Teaching Assistant (SEMH), Knaresborough, North Yorkshire

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King James's SchoolKnaresborough, North Yorkshire

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Start date: February 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £12,437 - £12,677 (actual)
Contract term: Permanent

Advanced Teaching Assistant (SEMH)

February 2019 start

Term Time Only (including Training days)  

30 hours per week. Permanent  

£12,437 - £12,677 (actual)   

King James’s School is offering an exciting and rewarding opportunity to work as an Advanced Teaching Assistant as part of our highly effective learning support team.   Under the leadership and support of our SENCo you will be working with students with a range of special educational needs.  Part of this role will be supporting and delivering small group and 1:1 targeted intervention programmes for students with SEMH needs who are accessing alternative provision.  

This is a Term Time Only (plus Training Days) contract.  

We are seeking an outstanding candidate to support our educational aims who has the vision, drive and interpersonal skills to motivate our students. You will benefit from strong leadership, effective support by colleagues and being part of an ethos that achieves the best possible outcomes for our students.  

We welcome you to visit our school before applying. For an informal discussion about the role or to arrange a visit, please contact :  Alison Jones (SENCo) on 01423 866061. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.  

For further details please refer to our Applicant Info Pack (Candidate Information) or visit our school website:  

Applications must be submitted via email to 

by Friday 18th January 2019, 8.00am.  

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

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More about King James's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: King James Road, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, HG5 8EB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1423 866061
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King James’s School is a highly successful, mixed comprehensive school at the heart of the community, catering for students aged 11-18.  We are dedicated to helping children develop into confident, sensitive and responsible adults who are ...