Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    2 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available


Special Education Needs (SEN)

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£21,214.00 - £21,214.00 Annually (FTE) 37 hours per week/ 39 weeks a year

Higher Level Teaching Assistant job summary

At Robert Smyth Academy we are very excited to be able to open a newly built Communication, Interaction Resource Base to provide a learning environment and skilled staff that ensure all pupils feel safe and nurtured, enabling them to reach their true potential.

The setting will be highly structured in a way that eliminates barriers to learning. Our aim is to encourage pupils to celebrate their strengths and learn to develop strategies to promote independent adult living and to have the skill set to access employment and education beyond the school.  

Our aim is to provide education for 15 young people with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Conditions in a highly structured, therapeutic environment.

The ideal candidate for the HLTA will need to have an excellent knowledge of the needs of students with Autism in order to ensure they receive provision in line with their EHCPs. 

Please read the job description and if you require more information on the position and the new facility, do not hesitate to contact us.

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About The Robert Smyth Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1169 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

School location

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