Teaching Assistant, Shenstone Lodge School
Are you looking to make a difference to the life chances of students that struggle with their social, emotional and mental health (SEMH)?
Do you want to work in a dynamic, forward thinking school?
Shenstone Lodge is a successful split site school for pupils with social, emotional and mental health needs. The Shenstone site is situated in 4½ acres of beautiful, rural grounds and accomodates KS1, 2 & 3 pupils on a residential and day basis. Shenstone Lodge School joined The Manor Hall Academy Trust on 1st July 2020.
To support an exciting period of growth we are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to support the educational and pastoral needs of our primary age students. In an environment that is both stimulating and supportive the successful candidate will need to be a team player as well as being able to use their own initiative.
You will be calm under pressure, resilient, confident, curriculum aware and have experience of successfully managing and supporting students who can exhibit behaviours that challenge.
We are looking for a dedicated and inspired individual who can contribute to our journey towards outstanding.
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) clearance is required for this role.
This post requires a Children’s Barring List Check. If you are barred from working with children you are breaking the law if you apply for this post.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role
Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to: SIPS Education Limited via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone on 0121 296 3000 or can be downloaded below. You can also visit the school website at www.shenstonelodge.co.uk.
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If you are successful in being short-listed for interview, you will be contacted via email within 28 working days of the closing date. Please ensure you check your junk/spam boxes as well as your inbox incase any correspondence has been delivered there.
HOURS: 32.5 Hours per week, term time + 5 inset days
GRADE: Grade 6 (£20,903 - £23,541) pro-rata per annum - Actual Salary (£15,792 - £17,785) per annum
LOCATION: Shenstone Lodge School, Birmingham Road, Shenstone, Staffs WS14 0LB
CLOSING DATE: Wednesday 21st April 2021
INTERVIEWS: Monday 26th April 2021 (face to face with necessary Covid measures)