Teaching Assistant – Level 3
30 hours a week, term time only
The Pilgrim PRU is an Ofsted registered outstanding medical needs provision that
provides education across four hospital schools.
We are looking for two experienced teaching assistants who have a strong commitment
to working with children to join our team.
Do you have skills to help deliver KS3 and GCSE curriculum subjects?
Do you have energy, ambition and resilience?
Can you deliver warmth and a sense of fun?
Are you flexible, creative and enterprising?
Our team of skilled and friendly practitioners are committed to providing high quality
learning opportunities to young people during their time at the Pilgrim PRU. You will be supporting pupils within our residential Tier 4 centres who have complex mental
health difficulties or eating disorders. Pupils are taught within small teaching groups
or on a one to one basis.
You will need to have an unconditional and positive regard for the well-being of the
young people, have a friendly and patient approach and promote the inclusion of all pupils ensuring they have equal access to opportunities to learn and develop.
This is a unique opportunity to gain experience of working with young people with
mental health difficulties as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
For further information about our school please visit our website
We would encourage you to contact us to arrange to speak with our Head Teacher,
Leah Miller, to discuss the role and our school setting. Please arrange this via email
The Pilgrim PRU is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
and all successful candidates will be expected to have a DBS and other relevant employment checks.
Closing Date: 9am Monday 18th January 2021
Interviews: Wednesday 20th – Thursday 21st January 2021 (These will be held
remotely via zoom)
Position to start: February 2021
Pilgrim Pathways 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.