HLTA Teaching Assistant / Learning Support Assistant

Clarity Independent School, Chelmsford

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Job Ref No. ECC6073-11 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Band 3 (points 6 - 17)
Position Start Date: 03/09/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 22/08/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: Wednesday 28th August  

Job Description

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Higher Level Teaching Assistant -36.5 hours per week (unpaid 30 mins lunch break)

Mondays 8.30am - 5.30pm
Tuesdays - Fridays - 8.30am - 4.00pm
5 days per week term time only

Required for Tuesday 3rd September 2019 start

We are looking for a positive, flexible, compassionate person to join our friendly team at this brand new independent special school for 12 pupils, opening in September. We have exciting opportunities for applicants who wish to develop their skills and experience in this area, as you will be designing and delivering a tailor-made curriculum for a child or small group, with support from the class teacher. Children are in classes / key groups of 4 and will be taught in these small groups or on a one to one basis. Lessons and activities will be at the school and around the local area, using specialist support teams for extra curricular activities and you will be required to transport and accompany children to these. Ownership and use of a car full time, as well as a full driving license, is therefore essential. Pupils are aged between 6 and 14 years of age, soon to be 16 years of age.

The successful applicants will need to have substantial recent school based experience including supporting and teaching pupils with SEN.

This is a great opportunity to develop skills in working with SEN pupils in a special school setting. A positive amount of energy, a commitment to working as part of a team, being teachable and to developing your own skills are essential.

Please note - due to the summer holidays, the admin@clarityassessments.co.uk email is not being monitored. Please divert any enquiries to debbie@clarityassessments.co.uk. Thank you.

Information about the School

Clarity Independent School (881/6073) a brand new school, opening in September 2019 for 12 pupils with moderate learning difficulties, aged between 6 and 14 years.

We have 3 classes of 4 pupils each, referred by the Statutory Assessment Team of the Local Education Authority. Each pupil has their own tailor-made curriculum, depending on their EHCP targets and SEN needs.

This is a very exciting opportunity to join our school in its formative phase and be a part of steering it towards excellence.

Our staff team would welcome energetic applicants who are positive, caring, flexible and have enthusiastic but practical ideas.

Visits to the school are available to anyone interested in finding out more. Please contact the school to book a visit. Please note our website is under construction.

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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Information about the school

Contact Information

Tracey Precious-Yates
Bridge Farm Barn (opposite Mayes Lane)
Woodhill Road
Sandon, Chelmsford
Essex, CM2 7SG
Telephone: 07935 924 466
Email: admin@clarityassessments.co.uk

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