Teaching Assistant -Tiverton School
Tiverton School is a primary special school for 42 pupils with learning difficulties. Tiverton is at an exciting stage in its journey- the school is currently in Coundon but will be moving to a new purpose-built school in Whitley in January 2018. We will share this campus with Whitley Abbey Primary School with whom we will continue to develop a meaningful working partnership for pupils, families, staff and other stakeholders.
35 hours a week - Term time only plus 5 training days
We are seeking to recruit from 8th January 2018 an enthusiastic and motivated member of our teaching assistant team who is “Passionate about celebrating learning, enjoyment and achievement for all”. This vacancy results from the increase in pupil numbers to 60 as we move to the new school site. Applicants will have successfully completed a level 2 qualification in a relevant field and will have previous experience of working with children. We can offer you excellent team support and good professional development. Staff work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary team to enable the best outcomes for the pupils we serve.
Please return completed applicaitons forms direct to the school.
Closing date: 2nd October 2017 at 9am
Interview date: Wednesday 18th October 2017
This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Tiverton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Job Description and Person Specification.doc