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Job Ref No. ECC7060-73 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Band 2 SCP 3-6 £18,065-£19,795 Pro Rata
Position Start Date: 01/09/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 23/05/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: 11/06/2019  

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Shorefields is a special needs school for pupils aged 3 - 19 with complex learning difficulties (SLD, PMLD, ASD).

We have a vacancy for a teaching assistant to join a supportive and committed staff team working to support the educational and welfare needs of our pupils. Applicants need to have a NVQ level 3 or equivalent and should have relevant experience in a related field working with children with challenging behaviour or supporting the needs of people with disabilities. This is a physically demanding role and a certain level of fitness is required.

This is a fixed term appointment until August 2020

Shorefields School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to uphold our high standards.

Information about the School

Shorefields School caters for the needs of pupils with a range of severe learning difficulties. We currently have 142 pupils on roll aged between 3 and 19 years. The school is located in the centre of Clacton close to the beach and shopping area. Our catchment area extends to the whole of the Tendring peninsula

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Lynda Johnston
Ogilvie House
114 Holland Road, Clacton-on-Sea
Essex, CO15 6HF
Telephone: 01255 424412