Looking for a new career opportunity?
Come and join our friendly, sociable and dedicated staff team here at Woodlands School.
If you wish to work with pupils with special needs or are considering a career in teaching then we can offer you:-
- An extensive induction and training programme
- A proven track record of supporting staff in their career development to become teachers, HLTAs, educational psychologists and nurses
- Discounted membership of local health and fitness clubs
- An employee wellbeing and assistance programme with access to counselling and support
- Access to Surrey Extra for discounted shopping, childcare vouchers, health checks and much more....
- Free Microsoft Office for home use
- Recently refurbished school premises
Woodlands School is an outstanding special school for pupils aged 2 to 19 years of age with severe or profound learning difficulties or an autistic spectrum disorder.
We are looking for a Maternity Cover Classroom Assistant to join our dedicated team.
The successful candidate will need to be highly motivated, have a sense of fun and an empathy towards pupils with very special needs. They will enjoy both supporting and celebrating the achievement of pupils. Classroom Assistants support learning as part of a class team working under the direction of a class teacher.
In line with school policy, applicants must hold a minimum of Level 3 NVQ or equivalent in a teaching and learning related discipline.
Our pupils say "Come and work with us! Woodlands School is the best. We like to work hard and have fun. We would like someone nice, helpful and caring. Someone who is unflappable and can keep calm and cope in an emergency. We don't want miserable people here! We like happy, smiley staff. We want someone who supports us in our learning, and it is important that you celebrate our differences and successes, and encourage us to do our best and keep trying. Everyone at Woodlands wants to achieve with your help".
If you think you might be interested in this exciting opportunity then please do not hesitate to arrange an informal visit and we can share with you our very special school.
Further information about Woodlands School can also be found on our school website.
Hours: 33.50 per week, Monday to Friday.
Salary Range: £18,999 - £20,972 p.a.
Start Date: December 2019.
Closing Date: 9.00am Monday 23rd September 2019.
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted shortly after the closing date.
To arrange a visit please contact Nicola Sutehall in the school office.
The school values diversity and has an equality policy to ensure that all applicants are treated fairly, and that they are appointed solely on their suitability for the post irrespective of race, gender, disability, sexuality or age.
Woodlands School is committed to Equal Opportunities and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students. An enhanced DBS check will be required and references taken.