Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding post in an Outstanding Special School?
Due to a significant expansion in pupil numbers Moorcroft School is looking to appoint a TA2 to support Sensory and Occupational Therapy Programmes. We are seeking applications not only from people wanting to develop as teaching assistants, but also from graduates who are considering a teaching career in special education
Moorcroft is a school for Secondary age young people with Severe, Complex and Profound and Multiple Learning Difficulties, and ASD. We are part of a multi academy trust with 6 other special schools and are planning to open two new free schools in the next few years. We provide a high quality education for all of our students and have recently been judged as “Outstanding” by Ofsted.
We a vacancy for a TA2 to deliver Occupational Therapy Programmes to start in September 2019. The TA2 will be the “Lead TA” in each class. As well as supporting the teacher to deliver everyday learning programmes they will also be responsible for a specialist area. The Occupational Therapy TA2 will support the teacher and the OT team to deliver programmes within their class.
The successful candidate will be expected to undertake relevant training so they can support other class staff with Occupational Therapy programmes.
If you would like to discuss this post further please contact Andrew Sanders, Headteacher by contacting the school office.
Interview date: Tuesday 9th July 2019;
Work pattern: 36 hours per week, Term time only + 5 INSET days;
Salary info: Scale 4, points 7-10 + Special School Allowance: £1,107.
The Eden Academy may, from time to time, require an employee to be relocated temporarily or permanently to one of its other schools. Any proposal to relocate will be carried out with due consultation and reasonable notice.
Moorcroft 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.