Inclusion Assistant

Hednesford Valley High School, Hednesford, Staffordshire, WS12 4JS

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    6 June 2022

  • Application deadline

    17 May 2022 at 10:00am

  • Date listed

    4 May 2022

Job details

Contract type



£17,327 (pro-rata)

Inclusion Assistant job summary

This role involves working in the Emotional Support Unit to provide support for students across the school and on both sites. You will be responsible for organising and running 1:1 and small group interventions for students who require additional pastoral and emotional support. You will be based in the Life Skills Centre and Emotional Support Unit and working under the guidance of the Every Child Matter's Co-ordinator.

At the end of the school day, you will have time to complete marking, preparation of resources and reports of students progress or supporting in after school clubs.

We require flexible and creative individuals who:-
• Have very good numeracy/literacy skills equivalent to GCSE C and above.
• Have NVQ Level 3 for Teaching Assistants or recognized equivalent qualification.
• Have excellent communication skills with students, parents/carers and professions.
• Can use ICT to support and enhance teaching and learning.
• Can act as Cover Supervisor during the absence of teaching staff.
• Have a passionate commitment to raising the attainment of all students in a special
• Have their own transport and business insurance to enable travel between both sites.

We offer you: -
* A strong motivated team
* Excellent training opportunities and a mentor to support you
* Staff well-being support.

Applying for the job

To apply for this position please download and complete the application form from the supporting documents and email back to Please read the application pack which is available to download from the support documents section. If you have any queries regarding the vacancy, please contact Louise Fox on 01543 423714.

Supporting documents

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About Hednesford Valley High School

School type
Special school, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
School size
176 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Contact phone number

Hednesford Valley High is a good generic secondary special school with a split site provision. Students in Year 7-11 are based at the Hednesford Valley High, Stanley Road Site, and students in Years 12-14 are based in E block at Cannock Chase High. The school caters for a wide range of students, many with more than one area of SEN. All staff are totally committed to providing excellent teaching and learning to empower students to become independent citizens of the world.

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