Teaching Assistant Level 3
Salary: Grade E SCP11 – SCP17
Actual salary £16,682 - £18,964
Plus SEN Allowance of £972
30 hours per week Term Time Plus 5 days
The school wishes to
appoint a Teaching Assistant with experience of working with students with
special needs, including those with Educational Healthcare Plans and with their
families and supporting agencies. The role focuses on helping to support
learning and the development of positive behaviour and social skills for those student’s diagnosed with Developmental
Language Disorders. The
successful applicant will work within the Speech and Language resource
provision, liaising with teachers, parents and therapists to support the
children. We seek an outstanding and caring
professional who can:
directly with DLD students with in the resource provision; working under
the guidance of teaching/senior staff and within an agreed system of
supervision, to implement agreed work programmes with individuals/groups,
in or out of the classroom.
include acquiring/using specialist knowledge in particular areas and will
involve assisting the teacher in the planning, management and preparation
- Supervision of the resource provision
during the absence of a Lead teacher / Level 4 Teaching Assistant.
The school has strong links with the local
community with a heritage of 450 years and is successful and popular with
parents. You will be joining a Staff Team that is committed, welcoming,
supportive and friendly. We are an ambitious community committed to young
people and supporting them on their journey to achieve their dreams and
We strive to meet the needs of every learner; drive them, motivate them and
support them to achieve. We celebrate all success and truly believe that every
student matters and that it is our job as educators to ensure they know and
feel that they matter.
Rivington & Blackrod is part of the
Leverhulme Academy Trust and we believe that nurturing and supporting staff in
team work and collaboration is essential if we are to provide the highest
standard of education for all students within the Trust.
A full information pack which includes the job
description and person specification is on the Leverhulme Trust website.
To apply, please click on the link, and register
for an account to complete our online application form: www.leverhulmeacademytrust.org/Vacancies/
Closing date: Midnight on Sunday 5th November 2023
to be held on Thursday 9th November 2023
The trust is committed to safer recruitment and
pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.
The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Barring Service clearance. The
school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and
young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from as diverse a
group as possible .Rivington and
Blackrod High School is part of Leverhulme Academy Trust, we believe
that nurturing and supporting staff in team work and collaboration is essential
if we are to provide the highest standard of education for all students within
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