Hydrotherapy assistant 11 hours per week ( Tuesdays and Thursdays term time only) actual salary £5,768 - 6,357 pa
Clifton Hill School is a lively, friendly, successful school for students age 11 to 19 with severe or profound and multiple learning difficulties or autism. Some also have complex physical disabilities/medical conditions. Clifton Hill School has high expectations of its students and staff and has a commitment to promoting equality of opportunity and excellence for all.
All staff benefit from a comprehensive package of benefits and wellbeing services including generous pension, shopping discounts and access to our health & lifestyle support scheme.
We are looking for an Assistant to help delivery individual Hydrotherapy programs to our students in our own Hydrotherapy pool. Together with their class staff, the Hydro Assistant will carry out bespoke hydrotherapy programs for individual students, as drawn up by our physiotherapy team. The Assistant will also be responsible for pool health and safety whilst on duty. Opportunities to teach swimming to our students at public pools will be possible for suitably qualified candidates. The role includes working with young people with challenging behaviour, so physical and emotional resilience is required. Please se the attached job description and role profile.
This role is for a minimum of 11 hours per week during the school day. Applications are welcome from those with some swim teaching/lifeguarding/therapy/ Special Needs experience. Full training will be provided in the operation of our pool and the delivery of Hydrotherapy therapy programs. Visits to the school are encouraged. Please contact the School Business Manager to arrange a visit.
Please apply as soon as possible as applications with be considered as soon as they are received, and interviews will be held on a rolling basis. We reserve the right to close applications if the role is filled.
Clifton Hill 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 applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check and a pre-employment health screen.
Applications will only be accepted on our application form. CV's will not be considered. No agencies please
Clifton Hill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and medical.