Teaching Assistant: Grade 4 AAAF5013
Employer: The Russett Learning Trust
Salary: £14,163.02 to £14,735.75
Location: The Russett School, Middlehurst Avenue, Weaverham, Northwich, Cheshire CW8 3BW.
Work Pattern: Part Time/Term Time 38 weeks per year.
Hours: 32.5 Hours
DBS Check: Enhanced
Closing Date: Thursday 21st July at 12.00pm
The Russett Learning Trust and Governors wish to appoint enthusiastic suitably qualified Grade 4 Teaching Assistants who are caring, flexible and well organised to work with children and young people.
The Russett School is an all aged (2 – 19) special academy rated outstanding by OFSTED which provides outstanding education for pupils and young people with, Severe Learning Difficulties, Speech and Language Difficulties and Complex Needs.
This is an excellent opportunity for Teaching Assistants who are suitably qualified and experienced with passion and drive to make a difference for pupils and young people with SEN. The Trust is committed to supporting and developing staff through excellent training, extensive CPD and ongoing career development opportunities. Staff wellbeing is important to us and all staff have access to support from the Schools Advisory Service which includes a free annual health check and access to many other services including physiotherapy and counselling. We also provide onsite wellbeing activities such as yoga.
We wish to appoint someone who:
- Is passionate about working with children with SEN
- Can show initiative and work as part of a team
- Has a passion for ensuring the very best for our children
- Is motivated, enthusiastic and adaptable
- Can communicate with children, parents and staff effectively
In return we offer a supportive, experienced, hard working, enthusiastic and welcoming team to work alongside.
The Russett School & The Russett Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Child safer recruitment procedures operate and all offers of employment are subject to references and an Enhanced DBS check for all applicants.
The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the school is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are ‘spent’ unless ‘protected’ under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.
We would welcome the opportunity to talk to you and show you around the academy. To arrange, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Short Listing will take place on the 22nd July 2022
Interviews will be held on the 25th July 2022
How to Apply:
Thank you for your interest in our job vacancies. Please note your application must be on a Russett Learning Trust application form and completed as fully as possible and explain any gaps in your employment history. We would like to understand more about how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the job description and person specification for the role.
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