DBS353/19 Specialist Sensory Teaching Assistant - North Tyneside Sensory Service at Beacon Hill School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 17/11/2019 23:59
£16578.38 - 17631.46 pa pro rata
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
North Tyneside Sensory Service at Beacon Hill School, Rising Sun Cottages, Wallsend,NE28 9JW
Closing date:
17 Nov
Further Information

Required from 1st January 2020. A skilled, thoughtful and enthusiastic qualified teaching assistant is required to join our highly successful, well established, hardworking and experienced peripatetic team supporting children with hearing and / or vision impairment in schools and settings across North Tyneside. The successful candidate would work across a range of age groups and educational settings. Candidates must be able to work as part of a well informed team.

This post is term time only over 195 days, part time 18 hours 30 mins (2.5 working days per week).

This post is fixed term up to 31st December 2020

Candidates must be committed to continuing professional development.

The successful candidate will be given a full induction and professional development programme. The service is committed to safeguarding all pupils. The successful candidate will need to carry out the Service’s Code of Conduct and have DBS clearance.

Visits to the service base at Beacon Hill School prior to application are most welcome.

Please note applicants must hold a teaching assistant qualification or equivalent, and a current driving license. Experience of working with hearing and / or visually impaired children is desirable, but full training will be provided to the successful applicant.

Please contact Nick Cubley, Service Manager (0191 643 3030) for an informal discussion about the post. Nick.cubley@northtyneside.gov.uk

For an application pack, please email Suzanne.monaghan@northtyneside.gov.uk

Application are to be returned to the school.

North Tyneside Sensory Service is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.