Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    29 November 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    15 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Full time
30 Hours a Week, Monday to Friday, Term Time
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Grade 4 - £19,115 to £20,263 FTE (£13,251 to £14,417 pro rata)

Job summary

TEACHING ASSISTANT LEVEL 2
Grade 4 £19,115 to £20,263 FTE (£13,251 to £14,417 pro rata)
30 hours per week, term time only

We are seeking a committed and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to support teaching and learning at Huntington School. This role involves providing support to students aged 11-18 in the classroom.

• Experience of supporting students in an educational or youth setting in English/Literacy or Numeracy would be an advantage.
• You will need the ability to motivate and encourage students to develop and achieve in the school environment.
• You will need to be responsive to the individual needs of our students and promote the inclusion of all students in the school.
• You must have excellent communication skills, ICT capability and be able to work on their own initiative and also work well in a team
• This role requires a confident and resilient person who can deal with students effectively in situations that may require the use of diplomacy and tact; flexibility is also vital in order to meet the demands of a busy school.

Huntington School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for appointment to this post.

We are unable to accept CVs in place of application forms. Please download a job description and an application form from our school website: https://huntingtonschool.co.uk/about/vacancies/ . Completed application forms should be returned either by email to vacancies@huntington-ed.org.uk. or by post to Vacancies, Huntington School, Huntington Road, Huntington, York, YO32 9WT.

We are an equal opportunities employer. If you require any additional support to enable you to make an application please contact Paula Edwards, PA to Senior Leadership Team: by email to p.edwards@huntington-ed.org.uk

Closing date: 9am on Monday 29 November 2021

Applying for the job

We are unable to accept CVs in place of application forms. Please download a job description and an application form from our school website: https://huntingtonschool.co.uk/about/vacancies/ . Completed application forms should be returned either by email to vacancies@huntington-ed.org.uk. or by post to Vacancies, Huntington School, Huntington Road, Huntington, York, YO32 9WT.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1514 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01904752137

About Huntington School

Huntington School is a highly successful comprehensive school in the northern suburbs of the historic city of York. Our core purpose is to

Inspire confident learners who will thrive in a changing world

Founded over 50 years ago, and with the more recent accolade of becoming one of the country’s first and leading Research Schools we have an established enviable reputation for our expertise and innovation in teaching and learning, coupled with our strong school values of respect, honesty and kindness.

Huntington is an 11-18 co-educational comprehensive school with a sixth form taking our total student numbers to approximately 1524. We have 238 staff, of which 112 are teaching staff. Our students benefit from our highly expert colleagues, are well supported academically by our Pastoral and Learning Support teams and enjoy rich extra-curricular provision.

In our most recent Ofsted inspection Huntington School was judged to be an outstanding school in every aspect. The inspectors cited the “highly effective” leadership and “exceptional” CPD as being particular strengths of the school, making it a very special place to work.

Arranging a visit to Huntington School

If you would like to discuss the role and/or you would like a tour of the school, please do not hesitate to contact Paula Edwards, PA to the Senior Leadership Team at p.edwards@huntington-ed.org.uk

School location

Huntington Road, York, North Yorkshire, YO32 9WT

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