Teaching Assistant(s) - Collingwood School and Media Arts College

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Closed for applications on 31/01/2020 16:00
£15,594 - £15,906
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Collingwood School and Media Arts College
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31 Jan
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1 Permanent and 1 fixed term for one year teaching assistant(s) required.

Collingwood School & Media Arts College is a community special school that caters for pupils aged 2 to 19 with a wide range of special educational needs. The school offers a specialised learning environment to support the additional requirements of our students.

The Governors of the school are seeking enthusiastic, self-motivated Level 2 Teaching Assistants to work across the school. Successful candidates will join a team of teaching assistants committed to raising standards and providing support to the teaching and learning agenda.

The role requires specialist skills and knowledge within a specialised context, working with children with substantial additional challenges.

You must be:

• Flexible, motivated, supportive and enthusiastic
• Have the skills and commitment to improve outcomes for all pupils in our school
• Able to work effectively within a team
• Able to relate to a wide range of abilities

Previous SEND experience, although not essential, would be an advantage.

We are very proud of our achievements at Collingwood and the reputation we have gained for the high standard of education we provide. We are committed to continuing to improve the work we do and would welcome applications from people who will share this vision with us.

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

Further information about the school can be found on our website:

Contact Name: Clare Tait, School Business Leader
School Address: Stobhillgate, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE61 2HA
Telephone: 01670 516374
Email: admin@collingwood.northumberland.sch.uk

Hours of work: 37 hrs per week, 8:30 to 4:30 Mon to Thurs, 8:30 to 4:00 Fri.

Closing Date: 4pm, Friday 31st January 2020
Shortlisting: w/c 3rd February 2020
Interviews: w/c 10th February 2020

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This job is closed for applications.