Manor Mead is a Primary School for children with severe learning difficulties and/or complex needs, with 90 pupils aged 2-11. We have had 3 consecutive 'outstanding' OFSTED results. We are a vibrant forward looking school which offers our pupils outstanding learning opportunities all day and every day.
We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join our friendly staff team. Teaching Assistants are required to work Mon-Fri term time (39 weeks pa), 8.50am - 3.20pm and to come in at 8.30am one morning for a team meeting. All shortlisted applicants will be asked to visit the school before interview. The successful candidate is required to start as soon as possible.
Salary: Surrey S3 Pro Rata £12,802 (FTE £17,663). Contract: Mon-Fri. 30.20 hours per week, 39 weeks per year.
Closing date: Tuesday 2nd February 2021 at 9am. Interviews will be held remotely on Thursday 11th February. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a socially distanced tour of the school outside of school hours prior to interview.
Manor Mead is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Check (DBS).
Manor Mead 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.
Manor Mead School believes that it is always unacceptable for a child to experience abuse of any kind. We recognise our responsibility to safeguard the welfare of all children. We will provide staff and volunteers with guidance to follow when they suspect a child may be experiencing abuse or may be at risk of harm. We will work co-operatively with other agencies to safeguard and promote the welfare of children. We will ensure that our concerns about our pupils are discussed with parents/carers first unless we have reason to believe that such a move would be contrary to the child’s welfare. The Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL) is Tracey Penman (Head of Primary School). The Deputy DSLs are Becki Wright (Deputy Head of School) and Alice Chandler (Assistant Head of School). The Governor with responsibility for child protection is Elizabeth Wood-Dow.