Required for September 2017, this is an exciting opportunity to join an expanding team of Teaching Assistants, and develop the provision and expertise offered by our Learning Support Faculty. We are looking for General Teaching Assistants who will be working 27.08 hours over 5 days a week supporting students with a wide range of needs across the curriculum. Knowledge of techniques to improve performance, access and curriculum and challenge under-achievement are desirable. Previous experience of working with students who have learning and communication needs, in particular autism, is preferred, but not essential; opportunities for professional development will be available. This position is for one year in the first instance.
Applications are welcomed from existing Teaching Assistants, both in mainstream and special school settings, or individuals new to the profession who are keen to make a difference to students with a high degree of need.
An informal tour of the school prior to application can be arranged through Claire Earl on 01937 833466.
Candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check as part of our commitment to safeguarding.
Applications should be returned by 12 noon on Monday 3 July and interviews will be held
12 July 2017