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  • Application deadline

    6 December 2021 at 8:00am

  • Date listed

    26 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Will consider full time, term time
37 hours per week (term time only plus staff development days)
Contract type
Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
Kent Range 6
Actual salary
£20,997 - £22,918 pa pro rata (actual £18,060 – £19,976)

Job summary

37 hours per week (term time only plus staff development days)
Kent Range 6: £20,997 - £22,918 pa pro rata (actual £18,060 – £19,976)

We are looking to appoint a SEND Assistant to support student learning, achievement and progress. Applicants will need a particular skill set to undertake this role as innovation, creativity, flexibility, hard work and a commitment to the Highworth ethos is essential. This is a new role and is an exciting opportunity to be part of our SEND team.

The successful applicant will be responsible for driving up standards for children with special educational needs and will be required to undertake a variety of roles in supporting pupil achievement across the school. Experience of working with students with Autistic Spectrum Conditions as well as other learning needs is desirable.

We are a happy team, proud of our school and relentless in our efforts to give students, staff and parents/carers the very best. If you feel you can bring something extra to our organisation then we want to hear from you!

Further information and an application form are available from our website: Please note we do not accept CVs.

Completed applications should be emailed to:

Closing Date: Monday 6th December 2021 at 8am

Interviews will be held w/c 13th December 2021.

Applications will be considered in the order in which they are received. Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Highworth Grammar School reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.

Highworth Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. An Enhanced DBS check is required for this post

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1519 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01233 624910

About Highworth Grammar School

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective girls’ school of 1534 students with 459 students in the Sixth Form (71 boys). We are situated in the South East of England, with excellent transport links to both the rest of Kent and London.

The school was judged to be Outstanding in all areas in June 2013. Last summer our A Level results placed us in the top 25% of schools nationally.

Academic results are consistently high and Highworth is indeed a great place to teach. Why not come and be a part of our exciting future?

School location

Maidstone Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 8UD

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