SEND Teaching Assistant / Intimate Needs Carer

Fairfax SchoolSutton Coldfield

SEND Teaching Assistant/Intimate Needs Carer

FMAT Salary: Level 2 will be paid at SC2 (£19,312 FTE) and Level 3 will be paid at SC5 (£24,491 FTE)

32.5 hours per week, Term-time only

Working Hours: - Monday-Friday 08:10 until 15:10, to include half an hour unpaid lunch-break

Fairfax School are looking to appoint a SEND Teaching Assistant to start as soon as possible.

The post includes classroom support, pastoral care and assisting with the physical/personal care of our students as and when required. You should have excellent communication and written skills with high expectations of learning and behaviour and a relevant Teaching Assistant qualification.

You will work as part of the SEND team to successfully include all students on the SEND register into every aspect of school life. In addition to this you may work with a range of different students as directed by the SENDCO.

We welcome application from people who have a particular interest / background in a particular area of SEND such as dyslexia, SEMH, mental health.

Fairfax is an academy with traditional values, and an ethos built around hard work, high expectations and opportunity. Our aim is to ensure that our students leave the Academy prepared to succeed in the next stages of their careers, education and training.

We believe that every child should leave high school proud of the young adult they have become, and that every youngster attending Fairfax deserves the opportunity to thrive in an atmosphere where high expectation meet endless possibilities.

Fairfax Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

We look forward to receiving your application.

Closing Date: 9:00am, Friday 26th February 2021

Interview Date: Wednesday 3rd February 2021

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