We are currently looking
to appoint 2 Teaching Assistants who will play a crucial role in supporting students
with SEMH needs.
The successful candidates
will provide 1-1 and group support to students with SEMH challenges,
collaborate with teachers and support staff to address individual needs and
facilitate activities that promote emotional and social growth.
We are looking for
someone with, patience, empathy and a passion for helping students succeed.
Why Hamilton School:
- We are a dedicated team
committed to student success.
- We offer professional
- Opportunities to work
with a wider professional team through our special & AP Hub
- Inclusive and supportive
Hamilton School is an SEMH (Social, Emotional, and Mental
Health) Special School in Reading educating up to 64 students with Education,
Health Care Plans (EHCP).Our mission is to recognise each and every one of
our students as individuals, and to nurture their potential, developing the
whole child through a therapeutic approach. This means that you would have to be
a resilient character who is able to remain positive when dealing with
challenging behaviour. The school is proud to have
recently opened its doors to a state-of-the-art building with wonderful new
facilities for both pupils and staff.
In January 2020 Hamilton School joined the Maiden
Erlegh Trust family of schools, whose motto is “schools
for the community, schools as a community”. The aim for every
school in the Trust, whilst espousing their values and ethos, and having a core
of common policies and procedures, will serve its own community’s needs in a
bespoke way and also create a feeling of community within its own school. In
that way all the potential and talents of every child and every member of staff
will be nurtured.
part of the Maiden Erlegh Trust also offers a range of career opportunities
across our schools. For our teaching team we offer a flexible CPD
programme which staff can tailor to their own needs which includes coaching and
training for new entrants to the profession and to support career returners.
a proven track record of supporting ambitious staff in to middle and senior
leadership posts and can offer opportunities to broaden your impact on the
sector through the work of the Maiden Erlegh Institute. We are very happy
to discuss flexible working arrangements, including part-time working and
If you would like
to know more about this role, please contact the school directly.
The Trust reserves the right to interview and appoint
before the closing date.
Erlegh Trust is committed to safeguarding, equality and promoting the welfare
of children and staff. We are also committed to being ambitious for all and
supporting everyone to reach their full potential. All employees of the Trust
are expected to share these commitments. All posts require satisfactory
employment checks and references and a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and
Barring Service check. All Leadership roles will require a Section 128 check.
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