1:1 Teaching Assistant
20 hours per week. Term time only (33 weeks)
We are seeking to appoint an experienced Teaching Assistant to support a Year 12 student with ASC, affecting speech and language and sensory needs, on a part time, fixed term basis from September 2019 until July 2020. The role will involve supporting the student in class under the direction of the subject teacher, and supporting the student with small group and 1:1 activities under the direction of the SENCo. The successful applicant will have experience working with students with ASC or difficulties which affect speech and language, and sensory needs. We are looking for someone who has excellent communication skills; can build strong relationships with pupils and staff; is flexible, self-motivated and enthusiastic; and who is able to work collaboratively as part of a team.
Working hours: TBC
2nd September to 26th September
30th September to 25th October
4th November to 21st November
25th November to 12th December
8th January to 14th February
24th February to 26th March
22nd April to 22nd May
1st June to 2nd July
Clifton College has a strong reputation for Learning Support and offers students support in both group and individual lessons. The Learning Support Department is a supportive environment in which to work and comprises of the Head of Learning Support, an Educational Psychologist, a Senior Administrator and a number of teaching staff.
Closing date for all applications: Monday 24th June 2019
Interviews to be held: Friday 28th June 2019
Clifton College is a large independent day and boarding school in Bristol with over 1300 pupils aged 2 to 18, two large commercial sports facilities, a commercial theatre and over 600 staff.
A DBS disclosure (enhanced) will be requested for all successful applicants. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.
Clifton College is an equal opportunities employer.