Required as soon as possible
30 hours per week
Term time only (38 working weeks)
Pay scale 2 Points 11-14
Actual starting salary £11398.65
Plume Academy is seeking to employ a Teaching Assistant to join our successful SEND Faculty and assist in the support and development of students with special educational needs. This is a wonderful opportunity to assist students in learning effectively on their own and in a group as well as encouraging the acceptance and integration of students with special educational needs.
Minimum qualifications in Maths and English at a C grade or equivalent are required. Previous experience, particularly of working with children and young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties is desirable. This roles may also involve supporting students who follow a vocational timetable, which includes supporting students on their college and work experience placements off site.
Plume Academy is a friendly, supportive and aspirant educational establishment where the professional development of all staff is given a high priority. Plume’s very positive last Ofsted inspection in January 2018 judged the Academy as ‘Good’ in all areas, including the Sixth Form.
Plume Academy is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, Trustees and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are therefore subject to satisfactory DBS and Immigration checks, together with the receipt of satisfactory references and only applications submitted on the Academy’s application form will be considered.
For full details and an application pack, please visit our website at www.plume.essex.sch.uk or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 9am on Monday 17 September 2018
Interviews to take place as soon as possible following shortlisting