A secondary SEND school based in Aylesbury is looking to for an experienced Secondary Teaching Assistant to join their team with an immediate start.
This school is an OFSTED rated ‘good’ school caters for secondary aged students, between 11 and 19 and learners with moderate learning difficulties (MLD). A popular school among past candidates, this is a really exciting opportunity to join a skilled team at a happy school where career progression is available.
The right Secondary Teaching Assistant will have experience in working with MLD and will be familiar with KS3 and 4 curriculum. Lots of students also take vocational courses such as sports, music, carpentry, and farming (to name a few), in order to prepare them for the world of employment, something this Aylesbury based school is very proud to facilitate. The school also boasts on site animals and also has links to local businesses which support apprenticeships for the students!
Throughout the academic year the school encourage students to take part in multiple events held at the school such as sports days, summer music festival and Christmas plays. The school even has a therapy dog called Judith that the students can freely interact with and even take on walks during throughout the day.
To be successful in this role you will need to be confident in supporting learners inside and outside of the classroom on a 1:1 basis. You will be able to ensure every pupil can learn, develop and make progress. This is an ongoing, long term position and a permanent position is likely to be offered, if successful.
This is a great opportunity for Teaching Assistant’s of all backgrounds to join a supportive team and a vibrant school. The school can offer on the job training and will support you in all aspects of career development.