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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    3 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Part time: 32.5 hours per week, term-time only plus 1 week INSET. Standard working pattern 08.40 – 15.40 Mon-Friday Wednesday evening in college 4pm-7pm term time only

Contract type

Fixed term - 18 months (until completion of apprenticeship)

Actual salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

You will work with children who have a wide range of significant and complex special educational needs.

We are seeking enthusiastic, creative and caring applicants who will reward our pupils with time and attention.

Good numeracy and literacy skills are essential.

What the school offers its staff

We support and develop young people with severe and profound learning difficulties and associated needs such as autism, communication difficulties and complex health needs. We take pride in working together to support pupils holistically enabling them to develop socially, physically emotionally and academically in order to succeed in life as independently as possible.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About George Hastwell School Special Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 19
School size
87 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 19
Phone number
01539 743900

Arranging a visit to George Hastwell School Special Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email emma.robinson@queenkatherine.org.

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