Teaching Assistants

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 01/12/2023 23:59
Band 6 £23,893 - £24,294 pa pro rata
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching Assistant
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
The Horizon School, CETL, Brierton Lane, Hartlepool
Number of posts:
Closing date:
1 Dec
Further Information
Are you seeking a role that will enable you to make a positive impact on the lives of young people facing challenging circumstances?
Can you take initiative, remain calm and understanding when under pressure and act as a positive role model?
If so, Horizon School, Hartlepool Pupil Referral Unit are looking for Teaching assistants to guide the learning of pupils (Key Stage 3 and 4) in both a 1:1 and classroom capacity. Students within Horizon may be facing a variety of challenges that have meant that they have not had successful experiences within mainstream schools. They may have damaged or low self-esteem, social and emotional problems or additional special education needs. As a result, they may not be working at an age-appropriate educational level. As a Teaching assistant, you will work to mentor students and support them to maximise their progress and achievement.
This Teaching Assistant role is based in a supportive Pupil Referral Unit in Hartlepool who prioritise student and staff wellbeing. You’ll join a flexible staff team delivering a range of teaching and learning interventions to pupils.
If you have experience of working with children with SEN needs or within a Pupil Referral Unit, or believe you possess the attributes to do so, please get in touch with, Sarah Nevison, Head of School (Tel: 01429 264950) for an informal discussion.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to Safer Recruitment Measures, including an enhanced criminal records check via the Disclosure Barring System (DBS)
Closing date: Friday 1st December
Interviews to be held:  Friday 8th December 
Application forms and details of the above post can be obtained via email: admin@horizonschool.co.uk 
Application forms to be returned addressed : Miss S Nevison, Head of School, The Horizon School, CETL, Brierton Lane, Hartlepool, TS25 4AF or via email: admin@horizonschool.co.uk 
Please note
This job is closed for applications.