DBS810/21 Teaching Assistant - Learning, Guidance, Support - Woodlawn School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
12/04/2021 12:00
£18,889.47 - £20,402.19 pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Woodlawn School, Drumoyne Gardens, Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, NE25 9DL
Number of posts:
Closing date:
12 Apr
Further Information

Woodlawn School is a fully inclusive school catering for pupils 2½ to 18 years with physical, medical, sensory needs and/or moderate learning difficulties.

Due to an increase in pupils on role for the next academic year we have a number of vacancies within our EYFS, Primary & Secondary departments on permanent or fixed term contracts, 37 hours per week, term time only over 195 days.

We are looking for enthusiastic and outstanding (Grade 6) level 3 practitioners with SEN experience to join us as Teaching Assistants.

You will be part of a class team and part of the role will involve planning and delivering intervention activities for individuals or small groups, working with other staff to evaluate and adjust learning activities, as appropriate, monitoring pupils’ responses and progress against action plans through observation and planned recording.

The post holders will also implement agreed learning activities/teaching programmes, adjusting activities according to pupils’ responses/needs.

The role will involve providing positive handling for pupils including the management of behaviour, moving and handling, feeding and personal care, therapeutic interventions, assisting in the development and implementation of appropriate behaviour management strategies.

Due to current restrictions we are unable to offer visits into school and would encourage you visit our website/ social media sites.

For an application pack, please email nichola.aldcroft@ntlp.org.uk
and email back by no later than Noon on 12th April 2021