Teaching Assistants Level 2 – Hexham Priory Special School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
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Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
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Closed for applications on 08/11/2019 12:00
£15,274 - £15,580
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Job Category:
Schools - Support
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Employment Location:
Hexham Priory Special School
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Closing date:
8 Nov
Further Information

Part of the Eden Academy Trust family of schools, Hexham Priory is a school for pupils with complex learning difficulties aged 2 to19 years. We are seeking to appoint Level Two Teaching Assistants with immediate effect.

Previous experience of working with children and/or working with children or young people with learning disabilities is desirable. The successful applicant must be able to work as part of a team as well as being able to use initiative when appropriate. The successful candidates will be expected to work with pupils of all ages and to undertake all activities as required during their time at the school.

The successful candidates will work under the guidance of teaching and senior staff to support access to learning for pupils and provide general support to the class in the management of pupils. Work may be carried out in the classroom or outside the normal teaching area, which may include swimming, riding for the disabled etc. The candidate must have GCSE Grades 5-9 in English and Maths (or equivalent) and good IT skills.

These posts are variable hours’ contracts between 21 and 35 hours - initially for 35 hours per week.

Permanent and fixed term contracts are available

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS Check with a check of the DBS Barred List.

Further information about the school can be found on our website – www.hexhamprioryschool.co.uk .

To apply please click on the apply now button. A copy of the job description is available to download below along with the criminal records declaration form. Please download the criminal records declaration form and bring it with you to interview if you are shortlisted. Application forms should include the email addresses of your referees.

Closing date is midday on 8 November 2019.

Interviews will take place in the week beginning 18 November and 25 November 2019. Shortlisted applicants will have the opportunity to view the school prior to interview.

School Name: Hexham Priory School
Full address: Corbridge Road, Hexham
Postcode: NE46 1UY
Tel.: 01434 605021
e-mail: admin@hexham.northumberland.sch.uk
Website address: www.hexhamprioryschool.co.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.