Higher Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

The Edith Borthwick School, Braintree

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Job Ref No. ECC7048-431 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 7 - £19,663 (pro rated salary)
Position Start Date: 15/04/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 25/02/2024 Midnight Date of Interviews: tbc  

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We are a highly successful community all age special school for students aged 3-19 years old with severe and complex learning difficulties including autism. The original Edith Borthwick School was purpose built in Bocking in1976, and was designated a 'New Model Special School' by Essex Local Authority in 2006. In September 2015 we moved to our brand new, purpose built school in Braintree which offers superb facilities. We currently have a 240 pupil/student placement capacity.

A key feature of our school is the provision of a high quality education programme tailored specifically for individual needs. Meeting individual needs follows a route of Education Health Care Planning, with personalised plans engaging with a wide range of supporting agencies.
The school has an extended workforce with a large dedicated staff team who constantly strive to ensure that each pupil and student maximises their potential. Our wide range of specialist staff and facilities ensures that appropriate support and guidance is available for all students across the full curriculum/age range.

We are looking for a good team player who is also able to direct work to other adults in teacher absences, whilst using the school strategies effectively to use positive behaviour. You may will need to use your area (s) of expertise to contribute tothe planning and prepartion of learning activites.

We are looking for Higher Level Teaching Assistants to join our dedicated team and be part of our learning community. You are required for 28.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday 0845-1515. Term time only plus 5 non-pupil days.

You can read more about us on our website at www.edithborthwick.essex.sch.uk

Please apply online or ring the School for an application form - 01376 529300

Please note previous applicants need not apply.

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

Claire Baker
Springwood Drive, Braintree
Essex, CM7 2YN
Telephone: 01376 529300
Email: admin@edithborthwick.essex.sch.uk

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