Job vacancy details
The Governing Body is looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to work in the specialist behaviour Resourced Provision (The Willows) on a full time, temporary basis. The children who attend the provision all have a high level of need linked to a range of complex behavioural and/or social and emotional difficulties.
The appointed person will be expected to undertake work with pupils from Reception to Year 6 throughout the day, which will include working with small groups, individual and pastoral responsibilities.
This will be a demanding, as well as a highly rewarding role and the successful candidate will need to display positivity, resilience, patience, compassion, energy, empathy and certainly a sense of humour. The successful candidate will form part of an exceptional team of highly committed and dedicated staff.
Experience of working in a resourced provision would be advantageous but is not essential as appropriate training will be provided for successful candidates.
Our school is committed to ensuring outstanding safeguarding procedures. As such, applicants will be subject to stringent vetting procedures.
Closing Date: 24th January 2020
Start Date: Immediate start or as soon as possible.
Grade 5 - 32.5hours per week - Term time only
This post will be temporary until the end of July 2020 with a possibility of this being extended the following year.
How to apply
Thank you for your interest in our job vacancy. Please complete the application as fully as possible and explain any gaps in your employment history. We would like to understand more about how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the job description and person specification for the role.