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Teaching Assistant SEN Level 2

Job information
Salary £12,001.76 per annum
Organisation Burghill Community Academy
Closing date 11.55 pm on 31 July 2017
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Applicants are encouraged to visit the school.

For further information, to request an application pack or to arrange a visit, please contact the school.

Contact: Burghill Community Academy, Hereford. HR4 7RP  E-mail: admin@burghill.hereford.sch.uk

Telephone: 01432 760240

Details

Contract Type: Fixed Term
Hours: 30 hours per week (8.30am to 3.30pm) Term Time Only
Start Date: TBC

The role

  • To support the education of a female pupil who has suffered serious head and body trauma and is now going through a process of rehabilitation. The pupil will be in a wheelchair and have limited mobility. The role is likely to include some personal care.

  • You will need to promote the pupil’s self-esteem and independence, alongside supporting the principles and ethos of the school.

     

    We are looking to appoint a teaching assistant to work 1:1 to support a pupil with specific needs. The candidate will need to have some experience in medical/ personal care. The applicant will need the ability and willingness to work flexibly within the school and facilitate the pupil’s independent learning.

    You will need to relate well to the pupil and be able to differentiate tasks appropriately. You will need to develop high quality learning resources, under the direction of the teacher and to accurately record and report on pupils’ progress.

    It would be preferable for the application to have received recognised training in Acquired Brain Injury, and a willingness to undertake further training as appropriate.

    It is important that all applicants support the school’s policies and procedures The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level.