Teaching Assistant (Level 3) - Abbey Hill Sixth Form (Horizons Specialist Academy Trust)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
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Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 05/11/2021 12:00
£17,438 - £18,504 (pay award pending)
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Schools - Support
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Closing date:
5 Nov
Further Information

32.5 Hours per week, term time only + 5 PL days

Required as soon as possible

Permanent Post

Horizons Specialist Academy Trust consists of six academies and one sixth form across the Tees Valley area serving a population of approximately 650 students aged 5 to 19 with a broad range of learning difficulties.

Abbey Hill Academy & Abbey Hill Academy 6th Form is “where amazing children do amazing things!” We specialise in meeting the needs of students aged 11 to 19 who have a full range of learning disabilities. The academy provides for approximately 317 young people aged 11 to 19 years who have learning difficulties, as well as other special needs including physical needs or autism

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding, creative and enthusiastic teaching assistant who has the flexibility to work with young people who have a variety of special educational needs. The role involves supporting students in the classroom giving attention to their physical as well as educational requirements. Applicants should possess at least a Level 3 qualification or equivalent and have GCSE English and Maths at Grade C or above.

Although there is an expectation that all our staff will work across the Academy as necessary, this posts will be based at our Abbey Hill Sixth Form.

A visit to the school would be highly recommended. Details and application forms are available to download from the Trust Website or can be obtained by emailing Julie.povall@horizonstrust.org.uk.

Completed application forms should be returned by 12 noon on Friday 5th November to: Helen Mett, HR Manager, Abbey Hill Academy, Ketton Road, Stockton-on-Tees. TS19 8BU or by email to Julie.povall@horizonstrust.org.uk.

Horizons Specialist Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and appropriate references.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.