Teaching Assistant Pinewood School, Ware, Hertfordshire

Job description

Pinewood School is a Special Needs School, based in Ware, Herfordshire. It is a unique and special place to work and has an individual identity that combines traditional values with a modern, vibrant and innovative vision.
We are currently recruiting Teaching Assistants to assist in the support and inclusion of children with Special Educational Needs/diverse learning needs at our school:
34.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday term-time only plus Inset:
Mandatory hours are: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday: 8.30am - 4.00 pm
Thursday & Friday 8.30am - 3.30pm
Daily 25 minute lunch break.
The successful candidates will be enthusiastic, reliable and self-motivated. Full training will be provided.
Visits to our school are welcome and encouraged.

Essential educational requirements

good standard of education, particularly in Eng & Math, Level 2 qual preferable. SEN Code of practice. Experience of supporting children in a classroom environment, SEN preferable. NVQ Level 2 for teaching assistants or equivalent

Essential qualifications

GCSE grades C or above in English and Math

Essential skills and experience

Experience of supporting children in a classroom environment, especially those with special educational needs
Experience of using Information Technology to support pupils in the classroom

Employee benefits

Hertsrewards membership, CPD


About Pinewood School

Pinewood School Academy Trust is a SEND Secondary School in Ware, Hertfordshire which provides education for students with a range of needs including Autism, Down’s Syndrome and other conditions that result in a developmental delay. We cater for 160 pupils in School year 7 to 11. All our pupils have Education, Health and Care Plans which means we have to work closely with not only Hertfordshire Local Authority but also Essex and Enfield too to ensure effective provision to meet all the needs that our pupils bring with them.

Address
Hoe Lane, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 9PB
Phase
Not Applicable
Type
Academy
Website
Pinewood School website (opens in a new window)