Required for ASAP
Term time (including INSET days) 8.30am – 4.30pm
+ 10 additional days during the school holidays (currently under review)
Salary from £14,927 to £19,281 per annum depending on qualifications and experience
Heathermount is a non-maintained specialist day school in Ascot which is owned by The Disabilities Trust. The school provides education for children and young people aged between 4-19 years who have a diagnosis of an Autism Spectrum Condition and associated disorders. It has recently received a ‘Good’ Ofsted inspection (Feb 2019) and has its Autism Accreditation mark. We are a forward thinking and ambitious school.
Teaching assistants support our students in their learning by either working with individuals or groups of students. They also contribute to the assessment, planning, recording, monitoring and reporting of students’ progress.
The post will require the successful applicant to undertake any such duties as may be assigned which are consistent with the nature of the job and the level of responsibility.
Experience of working with students with autism would be an advantage.
In return, Heathermount can offer the successful applicants:
- Friendly and hard-working children
- Very supportive colleagues
- A commitment to continuing professional development
Heathermount is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students. All positions are subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check, Barred List check and 2 employment references.
Closing date: 23rd October
Heathermount 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.