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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    14 July 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    9 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant
  • HLTA (higher level teaching assistant)
  • Pastoral, health and welfare
  • Other support roles

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Full time: 37 hour per week 8.30 to 4.30 flexible?

Contract type


Pay scale

TA3 plus SEN allowance

Additional allowances

SEN allowance

What skills and experience we're looking for

Job purpose:

  • Be a productive part of the pathways team in working with individual young people outside of the school setting who are experiencing emotional and mental health difficulties and are hard to reach.
  • This will be achieved through implementing and leading the delivery of targeted programmes
  • To plan activities and build positive relationships with the young people whilst improving the academic outcomes for young people with Social Emotional Health problems.

What the school offers its staff

Local Government Pension Scheme

Free Parking

Excellent CPD

Lots of Support and Coaching for the role

Commitment to safeguarding

The Forge ensures that all children learn in a safe, caring and enriching environment. Children are taught and offered support to keep themselves safe, to develop positive and healthy relationships and to avoid situations where they might be at risk, including being exploited by others.
The Forge recognises safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children is everyone’s responsibility. Everyone who comes into contact with children and their families has a role to play.

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About The Forge Secondary Short Stay School

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

Young people often show a range of unhelpful behaviours to hide their own vulnerability. At The Forge we seek to offer schools, families and pupils a range of options to help make rapid progress, encourage re-engagement and allow change from within.

Situated in Redditch, Worcestershire, the Forge has been meeting the relational and
educational needs of children unable to access mainstream school for many years.
To support children and families to flourish based on Trauma Informed Practice models and to educate pupils to the highest level possible in order for them to access the next steps in their life be it further education, employment or training.

Arranging a visit to The Forge Secondary Short Stay School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jjarvis@theforge.worcs.sch.uk.

School location

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