TEACHING ASSISTANT (1-1 SUPPORT ROLE)
TERM TIME ONLY FROM SEPTEMBER 2017 - 1 YEAR FTC
The Portsmouth Grammar School is a leading co-educational school located in the historic heart of Portsmouth.
We are looking to appoint a committed, enthusiastic and caring Teaching Assistant to work with an academically able female pupil who requires 1-1 support due to a physical disability. The role will involve some manual lifting and assistance with the use of a wheelchair and other aids to support the pupil moving safely around the school site.
We welcome female applicants only as the role involves a level of personal care. This is a genuine occupational requirement in accordance with Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010. The successful candidate will hold a relevant qualification to at least Level 3 and will ideally have experience of working in a senior school environment.
This is a term-time only post (35 hours per week, 08.30 - 1600 Monday - Friday) for a 1 year fixed term contract. The pro-rata annual salary will be £12,367 to include holiday pay.
Early applications are encouraged