SEND Specialist Teaching Assistant

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Closed for applications on 25/03/2019 11:59
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Schools - Support
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Hillcrest School, Cramlington
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25 Mar
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SEND Specialist Teaching Assistant required as soon as possible

Permanent Variable Hours Contract
(20 – 35 hours starting at 35 hours)
Term Time plus 5 training days

Level 2- Band 3 point 14. £15,272 Pro rata

Hillcrest is a forward thinking specialist school for learners with a range of complex needs. We embrace individuality and difference and encourage professional curiosity throughout our practice ensuring that student needs are at the centre of everything that we do.

Hillcrest 6 key drivers:
? Social Development & Communication
? Emotional Health & Wellbeing
? Academic Achievement
? Functionality
? Aspirational Futures
? Resilience

Our governors are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated teaching assistant to join their very successful team as soon as possible.

The role could be with either KS3, 4 or 5 learners but we deliver all learning through the primary curriculum model.

The learners here like staff that are passionate, creative and resilient. They would like a teaching assistant who will invest in them, listen to them, celebrate their individuality and support them in every step of their journey towards adulthood.
If you feel you can contribute and become part of our school community, then please contact the school office to request a visit and application pack.

The working pattern will be:
Monday-Friday: 8.30 am to 4.00 pm

We are strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure is required for this post.

Informal discussions or visits to the school prior to interview are encouraged. Please contact the school office to book in for a visit. Tel: 01670 713632.

Application forms can be downloaded from this website and are also available from the school by contacting the school office.

Completed applications should be returned directly to the school either by post addressed Teaching Assistant Application, Hillcrest School, East View Avenue, Cramlington, NE23 1DY or by email to

Closing Date: Noon on Monday 25th March 2019
Interview Date: Monday 1st April 2019

Headteacher: Mrs A Mead Hillcrest School, East View Avenue, Cramlington NE23 1DY

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This job is closed for applications.