Health Care Assistant
27.5 hours per week, Term time only + 5 INSET training days
£13,014 - £13,316 per annum; Scale 3 + Special School Allowance £822
Location: Ickenham, Middlesex
Start Date: September 2019
Work Pattern: Monday to Friday, 09:00am - 02:30pm
Salary info: Scale 3, plus special school allowance (£822). Please note, this is dependent on candidate experience and qualification.
Disclaimer: The salary is subject to change in line with the support staff increase.
Pentland Field School is a Special School for children and young people aged 4-19 with moderate to severe learning difficulties. We are based in Ickenham, Middlesex within the London Borough of Hillingdon.
We are looking for a person with enthusiasm, flexibility and a willingness to participate fully in the life of a special school. Experience of working with children in a school, preferably with special needs, is essential.
The successful candidate will work in conjunction with The Community Nursing Team to oversee the care and medical needs of selected children across the school and will manage a daily caseload.
This is a highly responsible role and we are looking for someone with a knowledge of and adherence to school and Hillingdon Primary Care Trust procedures, specifically in the areas of:
• Epilepsy Care
• Gastrostomy / Jejunostomy care
• Tracheostromy care
• Enteric feeding
• Administration of medication
CLOSING DATE: Monday, 03rd June 2019 - Noon
INTERVIEW DATE: Friday, 14th June 2019
CVs will not be accepted
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. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and other pre-employment checks.
Pentland Field School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.