The school is seeking to appoint a full time Teaching Assistant as soon as possible
How To Apply
School: Northcott School, Kingston upon Hull
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: Grade 4 (Point 5-7)
Contract: Full Time and Permanent
Job Expires: Monday 29th November 2021 @12pm
Interview: Week Commencing 6th December 2021
Northcott is a Specialist School for 137 pupils aged 5-16, whose primary learning difficulty is Autism and SLCN. Northcott is an established provision for pupils with additional needs including Autism, SLCN, MLD and SpLD.
The school is seeking to appoint a full-time Teaching Assistant as soon as possible. Class sizes currently range from 8-12, but vary by banding, age and cohort. This role will be based in the Secondary part of the school, and so we welcome applications from candidates who can be flexible and have secondary experience.
We require a committed and innovative person with a passion to work with pupils with SEN, particularly pupils with autism. The successful applicant will need to have excellent interpersonal skills, and be able to build excellent relationships with pupils. The ideal candidate will understand the importance of community and will actively engage in all aspects of the wider school life.
We require an experienced teaching assistant with a proven track record of working with pupils with additional needs in either a mainstream or specialist environment. Please ensure all essential criteria are met before submitting an application. This post is for 30 hours per week, term time only. Normal working hours are from 8.45 am to 3.45 pm with an hour lunch break. We would like the successful candidate to agree to undertake lunchtime supervisory work for 2.5 hours per week, but this will be discussed with the successful applicants.
Previous unsuccessful applicants need not apply.
Prospective candidates are welcome to contact the school for an informal chat. Please contact the school office to arrange this.
Northcott 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. The school operates safe recruitment practices.
Application forms should be returned by 12.00 noon on Monday 29th November 2021
Interviews will be held week commencing 6th December 2021
Due to the volume of applications we receive we will only be able to communicate with those shortlisted for interview. If you have not been informed by Friday 3rd December 2021, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.
Please see our website for more information about the school.
Northcott 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.