Level 2 Teaching Assistant
The Brier School is an outstanding school where all our age children learn to learn, fulfil their potential and develop as young people, prepared to enter society as happy, responsible members of their community.
The Brier School is a flagship special school in the borough of Dudley with a strong reputation in the local community and beyond.
Hours: 35 hours per week, Term Time only (39 weeks)
Salary: Grade 3
In the first instance the successful candidates will work in one of our more complex primary classes where many of the pupils have severe learning difficulties. Successful candidates will have a positive attitude and high levels of both physical and emotional resilience. A willingness to be flexible and work throughout the school is essential.
You will be required to undertake a range of training which may include: Makaton signing, PEG feeding, Safer People Handling, Diabetes training, Poolside Safety and TEAM TEACH.
A willingness to work with other schools and agencies as required is necessary.
The Brier School safeguards and protects its pupils and staff by being committed to respond to keeping children safe in accordance with local safeguarding procedures.
For more specific information regarding the posts please telephone Mrs K Hill, Business Manager on (01384) 816000.
We are an equal opportunities employer.
The Brier School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its entire staff to share this commitment. All post-holders will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) which will be renewable every three years.
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