Salary: B Grade
Contract Type: Term Time Only / 32.5 hours per week / 44.64 weeks per year
Contract: Permanent, Full time
Start date: 1st September 2020
• Would you like to join a growing and developing team?
• Do you have a passion for changing the lives of students with Special Educational Needs?
• Are you ready to work in a fun and challenging environment?
If you can answer ‘YES’, please carry on reading
This is an exciting time to be part of the growth and development of Churchward School as we move into our new, purpose designed building. With a growing number of students we are developing a range of new programmes and opportunities which need the right people to ensure they are a success. We require enthusiastic individuals to work in a range of Teaching Assistant positions across the school providing support and assistance in the welfare, education and care of students in Churchward School.
About Churchward School
Churchward is a special school for young people aged 11-19 with Autistic Spectrum Conditions (ASC) and/or Social Communication Interaction Disorders (SCID).
Churchward is an inclusive and aspirational community where, built on absolute integrity, learning for life is holistic and specifically tailored to the needs of young people with social and communication challenges. Through our personalised approach and high expectations, we strive to ensure all students really achieve their potential helping to create positive young people equipped with life and work skills for a sustainable and fulfilled future.
The ideal candidate will display a willingness to help students develop academically, socially and emotionally, have excellent communication skills, be highly motivated and be able to work confidently as part of a team.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service Check, references & medical clearance. We are committed to equal opportunities.
CLOSING DATE: 12th July 2020
Churchward 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.