Higher Level Teaching Assistant, South London

Closing date:

The Livity SchoolSouth London

Date posted:
Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £27,402 - £29,010 (pro-rata)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

 Exceptional Higher Level Teaching Assistant required to work with children with severe learning difficulties, sensory impairment, physical difficulties, ASD, PMLD and complex medical needs. 

Level 4- To work supporting pupils across the school in their learning for January 2019

Permanent Contract – 35 Hours per week, Monday to Friday, Term Time Only

Salary: Level 4 Spine Point  26 – 28  £27,402 - £29,010 (pro rata)

We are a progressive, lively and fun primary school for children with complex needs, which includes children with severe learning difficulties, autism and profound multiple learning difficulties. 

The Livity School is a “Good” School”. The school is made up of many parts, firstly the amazing pupils, its teachers, teaching assistants, administrative staff, health professionals, premises staff and of course parents and carers. OFSTED 2016

Our school has:

  • A clear and shared vision
  • Strong supportive management
  • Very high expectations
  • An innovative and creative approach
  • A first class and highly motivated staff team
  • Excellent training and development opportunities
  • A proven track record of integration and communication links
  • Sensory provision in every classroom
  • A focus on raising and maintaining standards for all our pupils

Our pupils are:

  • Inspirational, Complex, challenging, hungry to learn and brilliant

We are looking for Higher Level Teaching Assistants with:

  • Energy and enthusiasm for their role
  • Commitment to a pupil centred philosophy
  • Experience of working in Special or Mainstream Education 
  • A desire to motivate and inspire all pupils
  • Experience in working with children with complex medical needs would be welcomed
  • A passion for working with complex needs children
  • Excellent classroom practice
  • The ability to take responsibility for supporting teachers in the delivery of pupil’s education
  • A flexible approach to meet changing priorities

Closing date: 12 Noon Tuesday 20th November 2018

Interview:  Tuesday 11th December 2018

Please download an application pack from the school website www.thelivityschool.co.uk

To arrange a visit please email Brenda Mckenzie at bmckenzie@thelivity.lambeth.sch.uk Telephone 0208 769 1009

Headteacher:  Carol Argent

www.lambeth.gov.uk Lambeth is an equal opportunities employer

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More about The Livity School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 11 years
Address: Adare walk, Streatham, London, SW16 2PW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 7691009