Employer: Step by Step School
Location: Near East Grinstead, East Sussex
Salary: From £17,056 - £18, 556 (depending on experience)
Contract type: Full Time Mon-Thursday 8:45 – 5:00, Fridays 4:30 finish.
Start Date: From January 2020
Step by Step School is an independent school near East Grinstead for pupils aged 4-19 with Autism Spectrum Disorder. We have car sharing schemes from Brighton, Crowborough and Crawley
We need enthusiastic people to join our team of dedicated staff to deliver individualised programs of education to our pupils of Primary, Secondary and Sixth Form ages. We are keen to hear from individuals who have a detailed knowledge and understanding of ABA and are keen to deliver this practically in a school environment. Full induction on working in a school environment will be provided, as well as ongoing training and development.
You will need a well organised approach, good planning skills, an appreciation of Health & Safety in the workplace and a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Above all, you will also need the physical and emotional resilience to work with young people who sometimes present with challenging behaviour.
We are inviting applicants educated to ‘A’ level standard and /or applicants with relevant experience working in a school. Knowledge and experience of ABA is essential.
Working Hours: Full-time, M-T 8.45 am – 5.00 pm, Friday 4:30 finish, approx 42 weeks over three terms.
Starting salary from £17,056 per annum (may vary subject to experience). Upon satisfactory completion of a six month probationary period, salary is subject to an incremental increase.
We offer a two year in-house autism specific training programme with excellent on-going opportunities for professional development.
The school offers perkbox as an additional employee benefit.
Step by Step School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Owing to the nature of this position, any offer of employment with Step by Step School will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure report from the Disclosure and Barring Service.
If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Faye Palmer, Teacher in Charge. For an application pack, please call Clare Eastwood 01342 811852 or download from our website. Visits to the school are welcomed.
For more information about the school please visit our website at: www.stepbystepschool.org.uk.