Higher Level Teaching Assistant – Specialist Provision

Royds Hall, A SHARE AcademyKirklees

37 hours per week - Term Time + 1 day

We required a Higher Level Teaching Assistant to work with the Specialist Provision Team providing support for pupils with a range of special educational needs and their families.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Encourage, motivate and inspire young people through the support they give in order to encourage their learning;
  • Be committed to our ethos that all pupils can achieve their personal best at Royds Hall SHARE MAT Academy:
  • Have great references demonstrating that they are a suitable candidate and safe to work with children.

At SHARE MAT, we aim to:

  • Equip our staff to deliver their best every day by valuing people and supporting their personal best;
  • Encourage all our pupils to go beyond what they think they can achieve, to enjoy learning, helping them to lead healthy and happy lives;
  • Ensure our staff are happy at work, taking pride in pupils’ progress and development;
  • Never stop improving, developing and sharing our practice with others;
  • Deliver training and guidance driving motivation;
  • Offer great benefits, including outstanding CPD, supportive line management and networking opportunities across the MAT to aid personal development.

Royds Hall is one of eight academies/schools within our trust and is part of a close-knit community well located for commute from Leeds, Huddersfield and Wakefield.

You will see that Royds Hall:

  • Offers an exceptional learning environment and facilities, alongside a wide range of professional learning and development opportunities;
  • Is a vibrant place of learning and encouragement where children are happy, settled and confident;
  • Has a broad and balanced curriculum that provides a memorable educational experience for all of its pupils;
  • Aims to equip pupils with the attributes and attitude they need for their next stage of education.

Please send completed applications by email to Royds.recruitment@sharemat.co.uk

Please note that unfortunately, we do not accept CVs. The application form can be downloaded and completed from either the SHARE MAT website or from our School website.

Closing date: Noon on Wednesday 14th April 2021.

Interview date: To be confirmed.

SHARE MAT comprises of Beech Primary School, Cowlersley Primary School, Heaton Avenue Primary School, Luck Lane Primary School, Millbridge Junior, Infant and Nursery School, Royds Hall SHARE MAT Academy, Shelley College, and Thornhill Community Academy.

SHARE MAT is committed to the Equalities Act 2010 and also to promoting the welfare and safeguarding of children and young people, by adhering to the “Keeping Children Safe in Education” guidance. All staff and volunteers are regularly trained regarding our expectations in keeping our students safe. An enhanced DBS is required for every post.

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