Teaching Assistant Level 2, Bolton

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Rivington and Blackrod High SchoolBolton
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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade 4- £ 12,850-£ 14,137
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


30 hours per week – Term Time + 5 days

Grade 4- £ 12,850-£ 14,137



Rivington and Blackrod High School are setting up a resourced provision, which will cater for 25 children with Autism of secondary school age. Our pupils will have the potential to access a mainstream curriculum, both socially and academically and will need additional support when developing their language and communication, conversational skills, social skills, thinking and learning, behaviour and Sensory/motor. The focus of your work will be to progressively train our resource students to manage in mainstream education for an increasing proportion of their time.

The School wishes to appoint a Teaching Assistant with experience of working with students with ASD, and families and agencies ensuring that identified pupil(s) including those with Educational Healthcare Plans, are able to access the curriculum in the most effective way, appropriate to their needs and understanding across the Key Stages. We seek a Teaching Assistant with experience of: 


• Working directly with ASD pupils with in the resource provision; working under the guidance of teaching/senior staff and within an agreed system of supervision, to implement agreed work programmes with individuals/groups, in or out of the classroom. 

• This includes acquiring/using specialist knowledge in particular areas and will involve assisting the teacher in the planning, management and preparation of resources. 

Please visit our website www.rbhs.co.uk for general information and submit your application to: Recruitment@rbhs.co.uk


 Closing date for applications is: 12.00 noon, Monday 21st January 2019.

Rivington & Blackrod High School is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and it expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about Rivington and Blackrod High School
Address: Rivington Lane, Rivington, Bolton, Greater Manchester, BL6 7RU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1204 333266