Level 1 SEN Teaching Assistant
Immediate start following pre-employment checks
Salary Range: Grade C Point 4 (£14,241 actual)
Contract: Fixed term until 31.08.2022
Hours: Part time (32.5 hours per week / term time only)
Part-time positions available for Level 1 SEN Teaching Assistants, Hours of work would be either 8.30am – 12.30pm, 5 days/week, or 12.30pm – 3.30pm, 5 days/week. If you are interested in applying for the part time position then please clearly state on your application.
We are looking to appoint a talented, creative L1 teaching assistant who has a natural flair in engaging & motivating children with autism coupled with a passion for improving learning outcomes for every learner.
Rosehill School is a maintained special school situated on St Matthias Road, St Ann’s in the city of Nottingham. We provide day education for children and young people aged 4 – 19 with autistic spectrum disorders whose learning challenges are best served in a special school setting.
Following our Outstanding Ofsted in November 2017, we continue to be a successful school for children and young people with autism. We endeavour to embrace every possible opportunity to enrich communication development enabling pupils to achieve their full academic and social potential in preparing them for adult life. We teach our broad, balanced and creative curriculum within a stimulating and enabling environment.
This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of an outstanding school. We aim to deliver the highest level of education to ensure the best life chances become a sustainable reality for every young person (on an individual need led basis). Together, we will create a safe, positive and structured environment in which every young person is respected and encouraged to achieve independence (through academic and personal skills development).
We are looking for a teaching assistant who can demonstrate;
- A passion and excitement for teaching and learning
- A commitment to making a difference to children’s lives
- A personality that generates positive relationships
- Drive, energy and enthusiasm to welcome new challenges and training
- High expectations of pupil achievement and behaviour
In return, Rosehill is able to offer you;
- Outstanding children who want to learn
- A diverse, multi-cultural community
- An excellent staff team, parents, carers and community
- Commitment to staff CPD
How to apply:
Unfortunately, during the current COVID-19 pandemic, we are unable to accommodate visits to the school. Please view the school website, where you will find information about the school, and of course you can always contact the school on O115 9155815, to discuss, or email the School Business Manager Liz Eyre if you have any questions regarding the advert/position (email address can be found in the 'Apply Now' section).
Please complete the attached Nottingham City Council Application form along with a letter (no more than 2 sides A4) detailing why you are suited for this position.
Closing date: Friday 16th April 2021 at 12.00 noon
Rosehill 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 candidate would be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.