Teaching Assistant – Personal Care
Required as soon as possible
30 hours per week
Term time only (38 working weeks)
Pay scale 2 Points 14-16
Actual starting salary £11247.18
One year fixed term contract in the first instance
Plume Academy is seeking to employ a Teaching Assistant – Personal Care to join our successful SEND Faculty and assist in the support and development of students with special educational needs and to assist with the provision of personal support needed for students with specialised care needs.
Qualifications in Maths and English at a C grade or equivalent are required. Previous experience, particularly of young people with emotional and behavioural difficulties is desirable. The role 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 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 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: Noon on Monday 8 January 2018