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Temporary SEND Teaching Assistant

Heckmondwike Grammar School, Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire, WF16 0AH

This job expired on 11 July 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    11 July 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    1 July 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (September 2022 to August 2023)

Salary

Range 9 (9-13) SCP9 £21,269 pro rata (£17,170.46 actual salary)

Temporary SEND Teaching Assistant job summary

The Role: We are looking for motivated, enthusiastic and engaging teaching assistants to work within the SEND department here at Heckmondwike Grammar School. Working within the SEND Code of Practice to promote full inclusion within our school. We are seeking someone to support the teaching, learning and pastoral care needs for students with a range of special educational needs and disabilities to ensure a positive learning environment for our students. Duties will include but are not limited to: • To support students with SEND as required • Work with class teachers to raise the learning and attainment of pupils • Promote pupils’ independence, self-esteem and social inclusion • Give support to pupils, individually or in groups, so they can access the curriculum, take part in learning, and experience a sense of achievement Responsibilities Specific responsibilities are set out in a detailed job description. What will you bring to the role? • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills • Ability to remain calm under pressure • Demonstrate a high standard of customer service • Work well as part of a team, as well as on your own initiative • Honesty and integrity • A flexible and open attitude to change • Suitability to work with children Why Should You Apply? Heckmondwike Grammar School is a unique school, with students who are eager to learn, keen to know more and want to enjoy their educational experiences. It is exceptional in many ways: a very diverse school community that produces results of the highest quality. We work effectively with the young people, really care about them and their futures and have an ultimate success measure of enabling them to proceed to where they want to go. Excellent relationships between staff and students are the norm, expectations are high and students perform very well as a consequence. We also offer a competitive salary and membership to a Local Government pension scheme. If you are interested in this position then please visit the vacancies section of our website www.heckgrammar.co.uk/vacancies. Completed applications should be sent by email to: recruitment@heckgrammar.co.uk. Further information about the school is available on the school website www.heckgrammar.co.uk. Protection of children: Disclosure of criminal background of those with access to children. All posts involving direct contact with children are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. However, amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975 (2013 & 2020) provide that certain convictions and cautions are ‘protected’. These are not subject to disclosure to employers and cannot be taken into account. Guidance and criteria on the filtering of these cautions and convictions can be found on https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/ministry-of-justice. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to provide details of unspent convictions and those that would not be filtered prior to the date of the interview. You may be asked for further information about your criminal history during the recruitment process. If your application is successful, this self-disclosure information will be checked against information from the Disclosure and Barring Service before your appointment is confirmed. Safeguarding Statement: Heckmondwike Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.
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About Heckmondwike Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1553 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Heckmondwike Grammar School is a unique school, with students who are eager to learn, keen to know more and want to enjoy their educational experiences. It is exceptional in many ways: a very diverse school community that produces results of the highest quality.

We work effectively with our young people, really care about them and their futures and have an ultimate success measure of enabling them to proceed to where they want to go. Excellent relationships between staff and students are the norm, expectations are high and students perform very well as a consequence.

We also offer a competitive salary and membership to a Local Government pension scheme.

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