Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Ilford, Essex
Five Rivers Child Care is a leading Social Enterprise who has been turning children’s lives around since 1989.
Our Education service is committed to providing warm and consistent environments where pupils develop positive behaviour, whether an in-house facility or our outreach service in the community, all our education services provide the same level of individual planning and learning for each child.
Our new school ‘Endeavour House School’ based in Ilford is for those who have had limited success in formal education, or who have struggled in specialist settings.
Our teachers and support workers are specialist trained to work in developing the children who would have had experience of an Adverse Childhood Experience. Our ATIC model (Attachment Trauma Informed Care) approach boosts confidence, self-esteem and helps our young people to develop skills to be a successful learner.
This approach is used to recognise and reduce barriers to learning and create a personalised curriculum.
We are looking for someone who has a good understanding of the national curriculum framework and differentiation. Ideally, we would like you to have gained an education standard of up to degree level, whilst showing evidence of vocational education or experience relevant to this post. Having experience of working with SEMH children would be advantageous
Working at Five Rivers Child Care you will receive:
- Generous annual leave entitlement (not to be taken during term time)
- Free Enhanced DBS
- Simply Health Medical Cash Back Plan
- Perk Box – giving £100’s of high street Discounts.
- Death In Service Benefit
- Company Pension Scheme
- Clear Career Pathway for further development
- Outstanding in-house training along with external training providers
- Pro-Active approaches Training
- Employee Support Programmes
- Ongoing support, supervision, and development from our fantastic leadership team
If you are interested in the role please complete an application form.
Five Rivers is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and Young People, applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including employment references and DBS check.
We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.
Five Rivers 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.