Position: TEACHING ASSISTANT Salary: SC4 (Pro rata)
Hours: Part time 36 hours per week + 10 days during school holidays
Pupil Roll: 900 Pupil
Age range: 11-16 yrs Co-educational
Frederick Bremer is seeking to appoint Teaching Assistants to work within our resourced provision for pupils with Autism Spectrum Condition (ASC) and SEN and more widely across the school supporting SEN students in lessons. Students are rewarding to work with and we are looking for staff that are dedicated and passionate about working with students with autism and a wide range of SEN.
The post holders will work under the guidance of our ASC Managers and HLTAs within an agreed system of supervision, to implement agreed work programmes with individuals/groups with ASC needs, in or out of the classroom. This will include liaising with teaching staff about the needs of the pupils, supporting in the classroom. Ensuring pupils are able to access the schemes of learning and will include the management or preparation of resources or delivery of specific programmes.
The successful candidates will have relevant qualifications and/or experience of working with children with autism, the ability to work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities, resilience and flexibility to respond to the varying demands of the school day and the pupils’ needs. A commitment to CPD and training is also essential. The successful candidates will be required to work term time plus additional days during the school holidays and/or (on occasion) at after school events. The number of days is dependent on length of continuous service. You are welcome to contact the ASC Manager, Angela Bolton for any further information or to visit the provision in advance.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offer of a position is subject to receiving satisfactory references and an Enhanced DBS Check.
Please visit the school’s website www.bremer.waltham.sch.uk for further details about this post and to download an application form, job description and person specification or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
The closing date is at 12pm on Tuesday 5th December 2017. Interviews will be held on Friday 8th December 2017. Completed application forms should be e-mailed to email@example.com or posted for the attention of Cigdem Gecsoyler.