Teaching Assistant for The Tydeman Centre
To start as soon as possible.
Kent Range 5: 25 or 27 hours per week, Term-time Only
Full-time equivalent salary £17,827 – £19,608 + SEN Allowance £1,241. Salary will be pro-rata for term-time only.
An inspirational Teaching Assistant is required to join a dedicated and enthusiastic staff working with pupils with speech, language and communication needs in the Tydeman Centre within this mainstream Secondary School.
The Centre is recognised as a highly successful specialist provision. The position is for 5 hours per day 9.20am to 3.20am inclusive of breaks, term time only. Some additional hours may be available.
The applicant will be expected to have the skills to support lessons across Key Stages 3, 4 and 5 and the ability to work with small groups of pupils and on a one to one basis on personalised schemes of work. Previous experience of working with children with special needs would be an advantage and a Teaching Assistant qualification desirable although applications from those considering entering a career in education and / or special needs are also encouraged. Training will be provided.
A good level of education, with at least Level 2 qualifications in English and Mathematics (GCSE grade C or above or equivalent) is essential.
The Malling School is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of all young people. All successful applicants will be subject to two satisfactory references, an Enhanced DBS, CV and Occupational Health check.
To apply for this role please apply via the TES website.
Closing date:11 December 2017
Interviews: week commencing 11 December 2017
For further information or to arrange to visit the Tydeman Centre please contact Sue Mullins at Sue.Mullins@themallingschool.kent.sch.uk