Teaching Assistant (primary or secondary)

Sir Bobby Robson School, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP3 9FA

5 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    7 December 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£21,189 - £21,968

Actual salary

Actual £17,144 - £17,774

Pay scale

Grade 3 SP 4 - 6

What skills and experience we're looking for

This is an exciting opportunity to join a new special school, part of the Unity Schools Partnership multi-academy trust, which opened in September 2020.

At this exciting time for the school, we are looking for individuals with a passion for SEN to join our team and make an impact on the learning of our students. The successful applicant will need to be able to work flexibly, have excellent behaviour management skills and be prepared to assist pupils on a one to one basis as well as in small groups and whole class settings.

Sir Bobby Robson School educates young people between the ages of 8-16 who have a wide range of social, emotional and mental health needs. Many of the pupils will also be on the Autistic Spectrum. The school serves a catchment area that covers Ipswich and surrounding areas of Suffolk.

What the school offers its staff

The school will be part of a collaborative, forward thinking Academy Trust of 32 schools.The school will also be adding to our network of special schools, alongside The Bridge School, Ipswich, Sir Peter Hall School, Bury St Edmunds and Churchill Special School, Haverhill. In addition to this, we have been approved to open a new special school in Romford. You will be supported in your role by experienced special education leaders who will be available to offer and advice and guidance as the school moves forward under your leadership.

Commitment to safeguarding

We reserve the right to offer to a candidate prior to the closing date. We only accept applications submitted online via our careers website and which are completed before the closing deadline.

In line with safer recruitment, we are unable to accept CVs. Failure to complete an application form satisfactorily may result in not being shortlisted for the post.

Unity Schools Partnership is committed to safer recruitment,equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.

Unity Schools Partnership, welcoming diversity.

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About Sir Bobby Robson School

School type
Free School, ages 8 to 16
School size
58 pupils enrolled
Age range
8 to 16

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