2 Higher Level Teaching Assistants (HLTA) to work with young people at Red Kite View
Scale SO1, pts 23 to 25 (pro-rata)
Term time only plus 10 days. 37 hours per week.
Have you got what it takes to make a difference?
The opening of the new regional Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service hospital, Red Kite View, has enabled us to be able to offer two exciting positions as HLTAs in the Medical Needs Teaching Service (MNTS). The successful candidates will make significant contributions towards the educational attainment of young people aged 12-18 in this custom-built provision, due to open autumn 2021.
Higher Level Teaching Assistants play a pivotal role in ensuring that a young person’s entitlement to education is appropriately maintained during their admission, complementing the professional work of teachers at Red Kite View.
The successful candidates will:
• be keen to work within an outstanding education service and with other professionals as part of a multi-disciplinary team
• have a positive and optimistic approach
• have excellent interpersonal skills and personal resilience
The MNTS is a service commissioned by Leeds Local Authority through a Service Level Agreement with the East Specialist Inclusive Learning Centre, and the MNTS delivers learning in four settings across Leeds.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments will be to the Medical Needs Teaching Service which is part of the East SILC and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference check.
If you wish to discuss this post with a member of the MNTS leadership team, please contact Melanie Bond on 0113-3368060.
For further information about the new Red Kite View hospital please see attached advert.
Deadline: Close of applications: Noon on Wednesday 30th June 2021.
If you have not heard from us by Tuesday 6th July 2021, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Interview: Week beginning 12th July 2021
Medical Needs Teaching Service 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.