Post: Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)
3 x Posts Available
Salary Details: SO1 (£27,741 fte/ £22,541p.a Actual salary)
Hours: 35 hours, term-time only +5 days
2 x Permanent Contracts and 1 x temporary
The East Specialist Inclusive Learning Centre (SILC) is a 2-19 generic special school which will have 400 pupils on roll across different sites by September 2021. The East SILC is a complex organisation which operates on a variety of sites to provide a range of outreach services across the city, including partnerships with primary and secondary schools, the city-wide Physical Difficulties and Medical Service including a moving and handling service, as well as the Medical Needs Teaching Service for Leeds.
Do you want to join a team making a difference to children and young people’s lives?
An exciting opportunity has arisen for 3 Higher Level Teaching Assistants to join our existing team at the East SILC. The majority of our pupils have learning needs, and some have physical difficulties. The successful candidates appointed will work specifically in Post 16 but as with any of our roles may be asked to work at any site across the East SILC.
These posts are open to all applicants who meet Higher Level Teaching Assistant standard or equivalent qualification/experience - a teaching qualification would be highly desirable. There are two permanent positions available and a temporary post (one year in the first instance). Permanent posts are subject to a 6 -month probationary period.
The East SILC has a progressive staffing structure in place which is supported by Continual Professional Development. A thorough induction process is in place.
Interviews to take place Friday 9th July.
The East SILC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS formally CRB) and medical clearance from Leeds City Council’s Occupational Health Service.
The East SILC promotes diversity and wants a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.
East SILC 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.