Teaching Assistant: to support children with physical and neurological needs in a mainstream setting.
Band 2 whole band-Points 3 to 6 on the new April 2019 pay bands
25 hours per week term time only
£18,065 to £19,171 pro rata plus £609 Outer London fringe allowance
Actual salary £10,430 to £11,048.
We are seeking to appoint a well-organised, enthusiastic individual to join our Faculty of Learning Support from January 2020.
The successful applicant will be responsible for supporting students with physical or neurological needs. This will include children with mobility challenges or learning difficulties and may, if necessary, include assistance with personal care. The role will involve getting to know students well, accompanying them to lessons and supporting their wellbeing in our school. You will also play a part in ensuring the progress, development and welfare of all students with identified SEND needs and being part of the First Aid Team. No experience of First Aid is required as training will be given.
Shenfield High School retained its “GOOD” Ofsted rating in November 2018. We are a co-educational 11-18 academy school with a commitment to high standards, a holistic approach, student wellbeing and learning for life. We expect all staff to share this philosophy. Shenfield is conveniently and pleasantly situated close to Shenfield mainline station to London Liverpool Street - and what will be the eastern terminus of Crossrail’s Elizabeth Line - the towns of Brentwood and Billericay and to the Essex countryside
The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in this commitment. This appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure check and positive references.
Application details from the School’s website: www.shenfield.essex.sch.uk
Closing date: Monday 25th November 2019 at midday.