Individual Needs Assistant

Robertsbridge Community College, Robertsbridge, East Sussex, TN32 5EA

10 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Required as soon as possible

  • Closing date

    9 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    18 November 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Until July 2024, in the first instance, with the potential to be extended

Pay scale

East Sussex Single Status Pay Scale, Grade 3, Point 7 (£20,812 per annum, pro-rata)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a hard-working, resilient, and caring person to join our school team to work as an Individual Needs Assistant for a young person who has an additional needs profile. The role covers all aspects of their education and pastoral care, and regular communication with parents. We would really like the successful candidate to become a supportive, advocate for the young person and support them to achieve their full potential. The role of the INA is a very special one and can make the difference to a child who may not have previously been able to access their education fully.

This position is for a fixed term contract in the first instance, with the potential to be extended.

What the school offers its staff

The College is a thriving rural school, with a skilled and enthusiastic staff team. We are committed to ensuring that our students become well rounded citizens of the world, equipped with the knowledge, skills and qualifications they need for whatever they choose to do next in life.

Our intake is truly comprehensive, drawing from a large geographic area that includes both rural and urban environments. We cherish the diversity that this intake brings and are extremely proud of our College.

Visited by Ofsted in February 2017, the College maintained its ‘Good’ status, with the official report stating that “new teachers feel very well supported and all staff value the helpful opportunities for professional development in a culture of encouragement.

Commitment to safeguarding

East Sussex County Council is an authority committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Therefore, the postholder will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring check.

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About Robertsbridge Community College

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
740 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

School location

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