A Grade Teaching Assistants

A Grade Teaching Assistant

 

NJC Scale 1-2 – £17,364- £18,426 (pro-rata)

 

Actual Salary £12,709

 

30 hours a week term-time only

 

Temporary

 

From November 2019

 

Longhill High School is recruiting Teaching Assistants 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 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 Teaching Assistants, 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.

 

Closing date for applications: Midday Monday 14th October 2019

 

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview in the week commencing 21st October 2019

 

Please read through the job pack for further information about this vacancy

Department Support Staff
Classification Part Time
Rate NJC Scale 1-2 - £17,364- £18,426 (pro-rata)
Hours 30 hours a week term-time only
Closing Date October 14, 2019
Closing Time 12:00 am

Job Pack

Please read through the job pack for further information about this vacancy

Enquiries & How to Apply

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

 

Please return your application by email to: personnel@longhill.org.uk or by post for the attention of Ali Carter, 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.

 

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