Teaching Assistant (Learning Support Department), Sutton

Closing date:

Overton Grange SchoolSutton

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £20,007 to £22,425
Contract term: Permanent

32.5 Hours Per Week – Term Time + 1 Week (5 School INSET days) – 39 weeks per annum
APT & C 3/4 (scp 14-21)
£20,007 to £22,425 (FTE)
£15,378 to £17,236 (actual)

We are looking for an additional member of our strong Learning Support Department that is committed to providing the best quality support for students with Special Educational Needs.  The Learning Support Department includes the Hearing Support Department, a specialist resource base for deaf/hearing impaired students so a qualification in Signing is desirable. In this post you will work with individuals and small groups within the classroom to provide high quality learning support to students.

Overton Grange is a popular comprehensive school, with over 1250 students on roll, including around 200 in the Sixth Form.  It has enjoyed consistent academic success and was rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2016. We have recently started working in partnership with the University of Brighton Academies Trust. The school is fully committed to inclusion and has a truly comprehensive entry.

The school is committed to the CPD of its staff; ‘Staff speak highly of the support and mentoring they receive. Middle leaders participate in a range of professional courses. They share good practice and support each other well to develop strong professional links. Middle leaders are actively engaged in the professional development of teachers and support those who are experienced or new to the profession.’  (Ofsted 2016) 

Overton Grange School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Candidates will be required to undergo the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) enhanced disclosure process.

Full details and an application form are available:
via the school’s website – www.overtongrange.sutton.sch.uk or
via email to l.owens@overtongrange.sutton.sch.uk
or please telephone: 020 8239 2383 

Closing date: 19 November 2018*

* We reserve the right to interview and appoint before the closing date should a suitable candidate apply.

Interview Date:   To be confirmed.  

Stanley Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 6TQ
Telephone: 020 8239 2383
Email: office@overtongrange.sutton.sch.uk

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More about Overton Grange School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Stanley Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 6TQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8239 2383
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