Part-Time Teaching & Learning Assistant (SEN), North Yorkshire

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Harrogate Grammar SchoolNorth Yorkshire
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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

1 Part Time Teaching & Learning Assistant (SEN) 32.33 hpw -£16,123-£17,419 pa FTE (Actual £12,023-£12,990 pa)  Salary is in line with National Pay Scales.

Part Time, Term Time + Training Days + flexibility for events as necessary. Required from September 2017.  

An opportunity to really make a difference for our students, you will be crucial in helping to deliver outstanding alternative provision. This role is designed to support the school’s graduated response to meeting the needs of students who face challenges with social and emotional aspects of learning. We currently offer alternative provision across a range of areas such as outdoor pursuits, horticulture, horse riding and stable management, sport and fitness, home cooking skills and creative studies including art and design, textiles, technology, drama and music.  Interest and experience in any of the above areas plus flexibility and willingness to contribute across several areas would be welcomed.  

Your main duties would include supporting the learning process with advice from teaching staff, providing, with appropriate guidance & supervision, educational, emotional and physical support to students.  To promote inclusion and support students consistently whilst recognising and responding to their individual needs.   The successful candidate will ideally possess excellent communication and organisation skills, be able to establish productive working relationships with students, and have experience of working with children and young people with Special Educational Needs.  

If you feel you can make a difference and empower young people, then this is the job for you!  

For more details and access to our on-line application form, please visit If we can help in providing any other information you might need in advance of your application please do contact the HR team: or Tel: 01423 535641* 

* Please be advised that the school is closed for Summer holidays and will reopen on 4th September 2017. The HR team will have limited/no access to email and the online application system during this period to respond to queries.  If you do have a question regarding either the role, the Trust, or with your application, please email (as above) and we will respond as soon as possible.   

Closing Date: 9am Tuesday 29th August 2017.  

Harrogate Grammar School, as part of Red Kite Learning Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS.  Headteacher & Red Kite Learning Trust CEO:  Mr R Sheriff

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