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Teaching Assistant - Term Time - Special Needs Position

Laleham Gap School, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-7073-140S
  • Posted:08/06/2018
  • Pay:KR3 & KR5 + SENA
  • Start Date:Sep 2018
  • App Close Date:20/06/2018 at 10:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Laleham Gap School is looking for experienced and dedicated Teaching Assistants to join our wonderful team.

We currently have vacancies for Teaching Assistants 2 x Kent Range 3 & 1 x Kent Range 5) - 32.75 hours per week Term Time Only.

Kent Range 3 FTE £15,628 - £17,188 (Pro-rota to £11,672.65 - £12,837.83)

Kent Range 5 FTE £18,059 - £19,863 (Pro-rota to £13,488.38 - £14,835.80)

In addition to the above the roles will also receive SENA (Special Educational Needs Allowance).

Your suitability for either role would be discussed at interview and will depend on skills and experience.

The successful candidate would be educated to at least GCSE grade C in English and Maths or equivalent and have the experience of working with children in an educational setting. Ideally we are looking for candidates who have specific interests in:

  • General pastoral behaviour
  • An interest in sport
  • Behaviour interventions
  • Committed, flexible and enthusiastic individuals who are team players
  • Individuals who relate well to student and have strog interpersonal skills and demonstrate a high level of emotional support to communicate effectively
  • Be a positive role model supporting students and their needs
  • Experience of working with children with autism, speech language and communication difficulties as well as behaviour difficulties

If you feel that you have the above qualities and experience then we would like to hear from you.

Information about the school

Laleham Gap School is a specialist provision for high functioning pupils aged 4 -16 with Autism. All pupils have an EHCP and there is an expectation that they will achieve some GCSEs or equivalent at age 16.

Laleham Gap is a highly successful special school and the employees are the reason for that success. The school seeks to appoint highly motivated and enthusiastic individuals to the staff who will continue the excellent support for the pupils that parents and carers have come to expect over the years. Ofsted rated Outstanding Residential Service.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.