About this role
Ivel Valley is a special needs school in Biggleswade and we are
looking to recruit enthusiastic, ambitious and energetic teaching assistants to
work with our fantastic children and young people. If you think that you meet
these criteria please get in touch, even if you haven’t worked in a special
Our school site on Hitchmead Road supports pupils from Early
Years to Key Stage 4 with the majority of students continuing on to post 16
education at our College site at The Baulk, Biggleswade.
We support young people with a broad spectrum of special
educational needs and disabilities including profound and multiple learning difficulties,
severe learning difficulties, autism and complex medical needs.
You will join a passionate and supportive team and will be
provided with a full induction programme to give you the training you need to succeed.
The posts are permanent and full time, working 35 hours
weekly from 8.30am to 4.00pm each day. Part-time requests will be considered
for a reduced number of days, however the working hours are fixed.
Please visit our website for more information about our
school and college. Full details of the role are included in the attached person specification and job description.
If you would like to find out more about the role please
contact our HR Manager - HR@ivelvalley.beds.sch.uk
Ivel Valley School & College is committed to
safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. This
appointment will be subject to enhanced DBS disclosure, medical clearance proof
of the right to work in the UK and satisfactory references.
Following the acceptance of your interview, an online check will be carried out as detailed in the latest Keeping Children Safe in Education guidelines
Ivel Valley School and Ivel Valley College are a disability confident committed employer and are committed to ensuring our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible, communicating and promoting vacancies
offering an interview to disabled people who meet the minimum criteria for the job and anticipating and providing reasonable adjustments as required
supporting any existing employee who acquires a disability or long term health
condition, enabling them to stay in work.
If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps
This school accepts applications through their own website, where you may also find more information about this job.
Skilled worker visa sponsorship is not available for this job.