Teaching Assistant – Grade 1 plus SEN Allowance
Salary - TA Grade 1 (pro-rata £13,045 - £13,843) + SNA (£968)
Temporary Contract until July 2020
32.5 hours a week (term time only + 5 TED)
Do you relate to young people and accept all their differences? Then you could be the person we are looking for! We are a progressive school which delivers a holistic curriculum incorporating mainstream academic teaching and learning with a wide range of therapeutic approaches to develop the whole child.
We are looking to appoint an experienced, forward-thinking teaching assistant to work within our support team. You will need to be skilled in a variety of settings, be self-confident and a team player. The successful candidate will be required to support and work with groups of pupils, as well as with individual pupils, in some school based lessons.
You need to demonstrate an ability to be flexible and enthusiastic and be able to use your own initiative. You need to be organised and able to keep accurate behaviour records. You require a good level of education and evidence of good behaviour management.
If you feel that you can make a difference to the lives of the young people in a positive way then we would love to hear from you.
Riversides School is part of Advance Trust. Advance Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and expects all staff to share this commitment. The appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of the safeguarding vetting process including enhanced DBS disclosure. Advance Trust is an equal opportunity employer.
Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Monday 2nd September 2019
Interview date: W.C. 9th September 2019
Advance Trust 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.