KS3&4 Apprentice Teaching Assistant Vacancy (Level 2)

Required from September 2017.

Key Stage 3/4 Teaching Assistant Apprentice(Level 2)

Hours: 37 hours per week, Mon – Fri - term time only

Cedars Academy is a specialist school for young people aged 3 to 19 years with physical, sensory and medical needs, speech, language and communication disorders, autism, and a wide range of other complex needs often associated with emotional vulnerability. Our curriculum is highly individualised and focuses on the promotion of communication, emotional development, resilience, and the development of personal and social skills.

We are currently seeking to appoint a full time Apprentice Teaching Assistant initially for Key Stage 3 and 4, but candidates must be prepared to work flexibly across all Key Stages when required. The successful candidate should also be able to demonstrate a sympathetic philosophy towards students presenting with additional needs and Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties; understanding how to build relationships with students and responding to their needs as an individual.

We are looking for a driven and motivated individual with innovative ideas, and a passion for working with young people, who would like to be part of a growing organisation.

The successful candidates will be dynamic and flexible, with a good standard of literacy and numeracy. They will also be committed to working with young people and adults who have learning difficulties and/or physical disabilities.

Further information about the Academy can be found at our website www.cedarsacademy.org.uk and visits to school are welcome.

If successful, you will have to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.

This post may require a declaration under the Childcare Disqualification Regulations 2009, including Disqualification by Association
Applications to Julie.vincent@cedarsacademy.org.uk please.
Deadline: Monday 17th July 2017 - 12 noon.
For more information about the post, please contact Julie Vincent, Assistant Head Teacher.