Salary: A Grade
Contract Type: Term Time Only / 11.8 hours per week / 44.6 weeks per year
Contract: Fixed Term Contract
Start date: January 2021
Uplands is a high performing secondary school for students, aged 11- 19, with severe, profound and multiple learning difficulties and autistic spectrum disorders. We are a vibrant and caring community co-located within a learning campus. We offer the opportunity to join a supportive team which actively encourages and supports our employees to gain the skills and qualifications that will support their future employability and meet the needs of our organisation.
We require an enthusiastic individual to work with the class teacher providing support and assistance in the development, education and care of students in Uplands School.
The ideal candidate will display a willingness to help students with a range of care, 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: 4th December 2020
INTERVIEW DATE: 15th December 2020
Uplands 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.