Ysgol Tŷ Coch
Pontypridd, CF38 1PG
Headteacher: David Jenkins
Age Range: 3 – 19 years
TEACHING ASSISTANT - LEVEL 2 (6 Posts)
Salary: Grade 4 - £18,426 x 76.82% plus Special Class Allowance (£1,289 x 76.82% per annum)
32½ Hours Per Week - Term Time Only
Ysgol Tŷ Coch is a highly regarded, sector leading special school, which caters for pupils with severe learning difficulties, Profound and Multiple learning difficulties and youngsters on the autistic spectrum. The school was judged to be ‘Excellent’ with ‘Excellent prospects for improvement’ by ESTYN in June 2017. The school currently operates from 3 sites. The main site is located in Tonteg with satellite provisions located in Buarth y Capel (Ynysybwl) and the Nantgarw campus of Coleg y Cymoedd.
Due to an increase in pupil numbers and a change in the delivery of the curriculum, the Governing Body are seeking to appoint multiple innovative Teaching Assistants (Level 2) to support high quality teaching and learning in our wonderful school. Experience of working with pupils who have special educational needs (SEN) is desirable. The successful candidate(s) may be required to work across all sites of the school.
The post will be available ASAP although start dates are negotiable.
Closing date for applications is Wednesday 27 November 2019 at 12 noon.
Interviews will take place on 09 December 2019.
THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL BE SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICE CHECK.
In view of the large number of Application Forms which are currently being submitted individual applications are not acknowledged. Consequently if you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application is unsuccessful on this occasion. In which case you are thanked for the interest you have shown in applying for a position within the Council.
Ysgol Ty Coch 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.