Grade A Teaching Assistants NJC Scale 1-2 - £16,881- £17,391 (pro-rata) 30 hours a week term-time

Location
Rottingdean, Brighton
Salary
NJC Scale 1-2 - £16,881- £17,391 (pro-rata) 30 hours a week term-time only
Posted
07 Dec 2018
Closes
04 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Part Time

Grade A Teaching Assistants

NJC Scale 1-2 - £16,881- £17,391 (pro-rata)

30 hours a week term-time only

Longhill High School is recruiting TAs to join our supportive and enthusiastic team. If you are dedicated to helping students develop their full potential; calm, patient and flexible; capable of creative thinking and excited by the prospect of a challenge, we’d love to hear from you!

Our Learning Support team and our Special Facility were recognised as particular strengths of the school at our most recent OFSTED. We have a larger than average population of SEND (Special Educational Need and Disability) students yet OFSTED said:-

“Pupils who have SEN and/or disabilities make strong progress because they receive effective support for their learning. Pupils who are supported by the on-site support centre for pupils who have dyslexia make good progress. Pupils who attend alternative provision achieve well”.

“Additional funding for pupils who have SEN and/or disabilities is used well to support their learning and progress. A skilled team of teaching assistants is part of the provision carefully tailored to meet the needs of these pupils. Teachers receive good support and guidance to support pupils who have SEN and/or disabilities with their difficulties in learning.”

Applications from experienced TAs, as well as those new to the role, are welcomed. This role is also ideal preparation for future Teacher Training and other careers working with young people. We promise you a rewarding experience for you to grow and learn new skills, alongside an understanding team.

The post will involve supporting students in class, across a range of subjects and ages. You’ll work with a variety of needs including:- SpLD, ASC, HI, SEMH and Physical needs as well as general learning difficulties. Full training will be given.

The deadline for receipt of your completed application is strictly 12 p.m. on Thursday 3rd January 2019.

Interviews commence week beginning 7th January 2018

If you would like to discuss the role or arrange a visit to the school, please contact Alison Cater PA personnel@longhill.org.uk

Please return your application by email to: personnel@longhill.org.uk or by post for the attention of Ali Cater, Headteacher’s PA, Longhill High School, Falmer Road, Rottingdean, Brighton BN2 7FR

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

Longhill High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All candidates must complete our standard application form in order to be considered. CVs are not accepted in the interests of safeguarding.

Brighton & Hove City Council – Taking Action for Equality.

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