Teaching Assistant Level B, Brighton & Hove

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Hove Park School and Sixth Form CentreBrighton & Hove
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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £12,906-£13,630
Contract term: Permanent

Teaching Assistant Level B (8 posts) 

NJC Scale 3 £17,681 - £18,672 pro rata (actual £12,906- £13,630) 

30.4 hours per week - Monday to Friday, 8:25 am to 3:15 pm (45 minute unpaid lunch) 

Term time only - 46.2 weeks per year  

Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) Department   

Commencing: 1st September 2018  

The SEND department at Hove Park School is looking to appoint experienced Teaching Assistants with relevant experience in supporting students with a range of needs including: Autistic Spectrum Condition, Speech and Language needs, SpLD (Dyslexia/Dyspraxia) and English as an Additional Language (EAL).  We operate a system of key workers, where a member of the team has a small group of students for whom they are the main SEND point of contact and we try to get to know the whole student and establish a positive, productive working relationship.   The person appointed will truly believe that SEND is not a barrier to progress and that all young people can succeed.  In return, we offer a vibrant environment in which to work and opportunities for professional development.  Particularly desirable is, experience of managing medical needs, an ability to respond positively to challenging behaviour and, an ability to speak another language.  

Information about this post and an application form can be downloaded from our website:  www.hovepark.brighton-hove.sch.uk/vacancies  

Please submit your completed application form to: recruitment@hovepark.org.uk Alternatively, you can apply directly through TES.   

Hove Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.  

Deadline for applications – 8am on Wednesday 18th July 2018 

Interviews:  Monday 23rd July 2018  

Hove Park School celebrates diversity and welcomes applications from all areas of our community as we aim to have a staff body that is representative of our socially, culturally and ethnically diverse student population.

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More about Hove Park School and Sixth Form Centre
Address: Nevill Road, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 7BN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273 295000