Teaching Assistant (TA2) – Personal Care Support

33 ½ hours, per week, term time plus 5 training days – £18,678 – £19,310 p.a. (£23,500 – £24,294 p.a. pro-rata)

Working in a supportive role in a caring environment, you will support the personal, educational and social development of a student on a one to one basis. This is a rewarding role where you can make a real difference to the achievement of a young person (Year 8 from September 2024) who needs additional personal care support and understanding.

You will be part of a large and supportive team of TAs in the Learning, Intervention and Nurture Centre (The LINC) which has a great reputation for supporting students with special educational needs, disabilities, anxiety, learning barriers and multiple and complex needs.  The LINC enables students to access a broad and balanced academic and social curriculum and to be fully included in all aspects of school life and will support the school’s vision of ‘no child left behind.’ 

We are ideally looking for enthusiastic and self-motivated applicants with experience of working with young people (voluntary or paid), preferably in a school environment, who are passionate about supporting students to achieve their full potential.  This is a rewarding and varied role where you will need a positive and flexible approach to work.

Your health and wellbeing are important to us at Myton School with all staff having access to the Westfield Health ‘Healthy Extras’ provision. This includes access to a 24 hour Doctor line, emotional support and counselling, financial advice and debt counselling and specialist information on a wide range of work-life issues. All staff are encouraged and have access to a wide range of Continued Professional Development opportunities to either further their current career or develop in a new area.

If you are looking for a change of role or are keen to further your knowledge and skill set before training to be a teacher then please get in touch.

For more information, please download the applicant information pack and the information for prospective employees.

Please include a short covering letter/written statement to outline how your skills and experiences meet the job requirements. 

For any queries on the application process, please email [email protected] or telephone 01926 493805 ext. 225/209. 

Myton is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Successful candidates will need to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS.  

Myton School is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Closing date: 09:00 15 July, 2024

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