Salary: A Grade
Contract Type: Term Time Only / 29.5 hours per week / 44.6 weeks per year
Contract: Permanent, Full time
Start date: September 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: 1st Sept 2021
INTERVIEW DATE: 9th & 10th Sept 2021
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.