Grade 4 Teaching Assistant, Barnsley, South Yorkshire

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Springwell Alternative AcademyBarnsley, South Yorkshire
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Start date: Immediate starts
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £13,533 TO £15,082
Contract term: Permanent

The posts will suit candidates who have the commitment, passion and resilience to make a difference to pupils who have a range of social, emotional, mental health and special educational needs.


(ACTUAL SALARY £13,533 TO £15,082) 


Post holders will be responsible for some/all aspects of leading group learning based on teacher planning in Maths, English, S.E.A.L, accredited courses at key stage 4, reading, practical activities, including physical education and outdoor learning, developing pupils’ social skills, resilience and self-esteem plus the use of effective behaviour strategies to support pupils with a range of learning and behavioural difficulties, e.g. ADHD, ASD, SEMH, ODD.   

Successful candidates may be deployed in one of our dispersed Alternative Academy settings or in the Special Academy, including classroom support and working with small groups.  

The Teaching Assistant positions may suit those wishing to develop a career within the Special Education Sector.  College/University graduates are welcome to apply as full training will be offered.  

Springwell Special Academy is a National Teaching School (Barnsley TSA) and is therefore able to offer a career path for aspiring teachers through a rigorous development programme.

Deadline for applications Monday 23rd October 2017 at 8am

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