Speech & Language Therapy TA
Working hours: 36 hours per week, Term time only + 5 training days (39 weeks);
Work pattern: Monday: 8.30am-4.30pm, Tuesday-Thursday 8.30am-4.15pm, Friday 8.30am-3.45pm;
Salary information: Scale 4 (£19,222 – £20,279) plus Special School Allowance: £1,107 (dependent on qualification and experience).
We are looking to appoint a Speech & Language Therapy Teaching Assistant to join our team as soon as possible.
Pentland Field School is an all-through special school for children and young people between the ages of 4 and 19 years olds with severe to moderate learning difficulties, including those with autism spectrum disorder.
We are looking for candidates who are enthusiastic, flexible and are willing to participate fully in the life of a special school. A drive and determination to your own professional growth, including the learning of new skills, and changing your practice, is essential.
The successful applicant will be working across the school delivering 1:1 sessions and supporting our pupils with their individual communication strategies. The ability to communicate well both verbally and in written format is an important aspect of this role.
If you would like to speak to us prior to making your application, please telephone the school office.
CVs will not be accepted.
Interviews: w/c 9th November 2020
The Eden Academy Trust 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.
Pentland Field 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.