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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    31 December 2021 at 7:00am

  • Date listed

    13 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Will consider full-time, term time
29.75 hours per week, term time only ( 39 weeks). 09:00 to 15.20 daily ( 08:45 start on Wednesdays for staff training).
Contract type
Permanent
Annual or full-time equivalent (FTE) salary
Surrey Council PS 3 FTE £18,013 - £18,957 pa
Actual salary
£12,806 pa

Job summary

Teaching Assistant: full time 29.75 hours per week. Surrey scale PS3 - actual salary for 5 days per week, term time only: £12,806. Start date asap.

We are looking for enthusiastic, flexible and energetic teaching assistants who are willing to work throughout the school to support our teachers in securing high quality learning and life skills achievement. You need to be conscientious, willing to learn new skills, fit and motivated, and able to work as part of a team. Experience of working with children/young people, adults with learning difficulties/cognitive impairment or in a care environment is preferred, but a commitment to improving the life outcomes for young people is key. The role includes working with young people with challenging behaviour, so physical and emotional resilience is required. A level 2 qualification in a relevant area is desirable but full training will be provided.

Please apply as soon as possible as applications with be considered as soon as they are received, and interviews will be held on a rolling baiss. We reserve the right to close applications if the roles are filled.

Clifton Hill school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check and a pre-employment health screen. Applications will only be accepted on our application form. CV's will not be considered.

Additional allowances

Free on site parking
Extensive CPD opportunities
Comprehensive wellbeing support package
Wide range of salary sacrifice schemes/shopping discounts
Attractive semi-rural location within M25

Applying for the job

Please download the application form, complete and return to annie.hills@clifton-hill.surrey.sch.uk as soon as possible.

Applications will be considered as soon as they are received and interviews held on a rolling basis.

Please do not send a CV as we only accept applications on our form.

Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Special school, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
School size
76 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Contact phone number
01883 347740

About Clifton Hill School

Clifton Hill is a Surrey Maintained Special School for students age 11 to 19 with severe learning difficulties, profound multiple learning difficulties, autism or complex needs. Our join us as children at the of 11. When they leave they are young adults need be happy, healthy, confident, with purpose drive. This why we not only place emphasis on academic excellence but also our values based curriculum, in order promote emotional well-being, independence, high expectations and positive attitudes, that will last into their next destination and throughout their lives.

Arranging a visit to Clifton Hill School

Visits to the school by applicants are encouraged. Please contact the school business manager on 01883 347740 or annie.hills@clifton-hill.surrey.sch.uk to arrange to visit us.

School location

Chaldon Road, Caterham, Surrey, CR3 5PN

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