8 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    1 February 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    13 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Will consider part time, term time
30 hours per week
Contract type
Fixed term (July 2022 and July 2024)
Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
£19,698-£20,493 per annum pro rata
Actual salary
£13,662 per annum

Job summary

General Teaching Assistant - Behavioural Support (3 positions available)

Contract Type – Term Time Only 1 x Fixed Term Contract until July 2022. 2 x Fixed Term Contracts until Jul 2024.

Working Pattern – Part Time, 30 hours per week.

Salary - £13,661.73

Closing Date for applications – Tuesday 1st February 2022.

Interviews – 11th February 2022.

Do you enjoy the challenge of working with children and young people who have special educational needs? Do you have passion, enthusiasm and expertise to work with children and young people to reach their potential?

We are a nurturing school and need to expand our team of teaching assistants, to support our autistic and SEMH young people. Set in over 20 acres of stunning countryside, Welburn Hall School is situated in the market town of Kirkbymoorside; nestled on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. With dedicated staff, fantastic facilities and beautiful buildings, we create a calm and inspiring place to learn, live and work. A North Yorkshire County Council maintained special school, we have a strong reputation for excellence; offering a dynamic, innovative and unique learning journey for pupils aged 8 to 19 years, with a wide range of physical disabilities or learning difficulties. Welburn Hall also boasts a vibrant and successful residential 6th Form College, catering for young people between the ages of 16 and 19.

Our aim is to ensure all pupils and students have the opportunities they need to reach their full potential for academic achievement, independence and personal development. We pride ourselves in being a warm and friendly school; our staff are our greatest resource and are highly valued for the contribution and difference they make to the lives of our pupils. Our ethos and core values of respect, perseverance and excellence support this model and are lived out in the daily work of the school.

You will have the enthusiasm and resilience to work with children and young people who have a wide variety of needs including:

Autistic spectrum disorder.
Moderate and severe learning difficulties
Profound and multiple learning difficulties

We can offer you:

A happy and friendly special school, fostering an inclusive and nurturing environment in which to inspire and motivate our children.
Significant levels of support from a staff team who is experienced, committed and passionate about our school.
An opportunity to see the potential that exists here, with clear support given and an opportunity to make a difference that is life changing and rewarding.
Children and young people who will make you proud to be their Teaching Assistant.
The date of commencement for this post will be as soon as possible.

Enhanced Level DBS Disclosure, suitable references and medical clearances are required for appointment to this post.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

How to Apply - See below for a detailed Job description, Person specification and Application Form.

Completed applications to be emailed to hr@welburn-hall.n-yorks.sch.uk or posted to Welburn Hall School, Kirkbymoorside, York, YO62 7HQ.

If you have not heard from us by 17th February 2022, assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion and we thank you for your interest in our school.

Applying for the job

Completed applications to be emailed to hr@welburn-hall.n-yorks.sch.uk or posted to Welburn Hall School, Kirkbymoorside, York, YO62 7HQ.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Special school, ages 8 to 19
Education phase
School size
76 pupils enrolled
Age range
8 to 19

About Welburn Hall School

Welburn Hall is a North Yorkshire County Council maintained special school with a strong reputation for excellence in working with children and young people who have a wide range of special educational needs.

We offer a dynamic, innovative and highly individualised learning journey for pupils aged 8 to 19 years, with a wide range of physical disabilities or learning difficulties.

Our aim is to ensure all pupils and students have the opportunities they need to reach their full potential for academic achievement, independence and personal development.

We have dedicated staff, fantastic facilities and beautiful buildings which create a calm and inspiring place to learn, live and work.

School location

Kirkbymoorside, York, North Yorkshire, YO62 7HQ

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