Teaching Assistant - Term Time - Special Needs Position

Recruiter
ORCHARD SCHOOL 1
Location
Wincheap
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
21 Sep 2020
Closes
26 Sep 2020
Ref
1712927974
Category
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Start Date: Immediate

We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant for our Secondary department, providing support for students with complex needs at The Orchard School, Canterbury.

The Orchard School is a mixed special school for pupils with emotional, social, mental health and associated learning difficulties.

This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic and enthusiastic person to make a difference to the lives of children and young people. The Orchard School offers a unique teaching and learning environment, committed staff and pupils and excellent career development opportunities.

32.5 hours per week Term time only plus 5 CPD days, 8.30am - 3.30pm to start immediately.

Salary Kent Range 3 (fte £18,039) plus SEN Allowance of £1,296

Essential a GCSE or equivalent in English and Mathematics in Grade A*-C.

Please see attached Job Description and Person Specification for full details.

When applying, applicants should outline relevant experience and reasons for application - CV not essential.

The school is committed to the safeguarding of all children and expects all staff appointed to fully promote the welfare of our pupils. Posts are subject to Enhanced DBS checks.

Closing Date: 27/09/2020 at 23:45

Interviews: Thursday 1st October 2020

Information about the school

The Orchard School caters for primary and secondary aged pupils with social, emotional, mental health difficulties and associated learning difficulties. Recently judged Good by Ofsted, the PAN is 83. Our catchment covers East Kent although pupils also attend from outside the area.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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