An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Emotions and Behaviour Support Teaching Assistant to join us at Rednock. You will be an empathetic, supportive communicator, able to quickly establish and maintain positive yet professional relationships with students and colleagues. You will be able to create strong routines, boundaries and relationships allowing students to flourish from a point of adversity.
The post holder will be required to interact with students, parents/carers and colleagues. You will work alongside colleagues to support students who are struggling to access the opportunities school can give them due to overwhelming emotional stresses. You will work alongside students helping them to accept the support on offer and to make decisions and take affirmative action to support themselves. You will have the ability to help students see an alternative path to the one that they are taking and help them work in partnership with staff to succeed.
Rednock School is a rural 11-18 comprehensive, with excellent road links and spectacular views over rolling hills; we can offer you enthusiastic students, superb facilities and an extremely supportive departmental and whole staff team. Further details about the school and the role are available in the job specification documents, or on our website.
This permanent post is 30 hours per week across 5 days, term time only. The salary will be £15,065 per annum (Grade 5, pro rata). We are looking for a person able to start as soon as possible. The closing date for this role is 9am Tuesday 7th September 2021. Thank you for your interest in the role and our school. To apply, please complete an application form and a covering letter outlining how your qualities and experiences have prepared you for this role. We look forward to hearing from you.
Rednock School is committed to safefguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Rigorous checks will be undertaken of the successful applicant's background credentials including enhanced DBS checks.