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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Stone Bay School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-7058-50S
  • Posted:25/02/2019
  • Pay:KR6
  • Start Date:Mar 2019
  • App Close Date:01/03/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 11th March 2019

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Due to our continued organisational growth and development we are seeking to appoint a new HLTA to join us. 

This is an exciting opportunity for an energetic and enthusiastic person to join the team at Stone Bay School and make a real difference to the lives of our young people. 

We are seeking people who thrive on working in a challenging but immensely rewarding environment and who are passionate about supporting the development of our exceptional young people. 

The successful applicant will have proven ability to work to their own initiative and be able to;

  • demonstrate an good understanding of the needs of students with ASD and challenging behaviours
  • demonstrate knowledge and competency in approaches to managing challenging behaviours.
  • act as a role model and establish a clear framework for discipline in line with the school’s policies
  • organise and manage an appropriate learning environment and plan teaching and learning objectives to ensure student progress and development
  • collect and input data, as appropriate, in order to monitor individual student progress
  • work collaboratively with Teachers and Learning Support Assistants (LSAs)and other staff groups
  • provide teaching cover for teachers in all areas of the school as and when required
  • attend and contribute, as appropriate, to class, key stage and whole school staff meetings including attendance at teachers’ meetings
  • evidence of wider commitment to the needs of the school, e.g. delivering extracurricular activities, mentoring

In return we can offer you a supportive and welcoming staff team and a committment to your on-going professional development and training. 

If you would like to arrange a visit to the school prior to applying for this post please contact the school office of 01843 863421 or

email office@stone-bay.kent.sch.uk

 

Information about the school

Stone Bay School specialises in providing both day and residential education for pupils aged 8 to 19 years who have a diagnosed autistic spectrum disorder, profound, severe and complex needs and additional comorbidities. We currently provide for around 60 pupils.
This is a very exciting time to be joining the school as our roll is continuing to grow and from September 2019 we hope to be adding to our provision with places for pupils in KS1.

Our school is situated on Stone Bay in Broadstairs in a beautiful Victorian building overlooking the sea. The local coastal environment provides many unique and enjoyable learning opportunities for our pupils.

We believe that every student is entitled to the very best possible education, delivered in an environment that is safe, caring and happy. We use an innovative and personalised curriculum which meets the needs of all pupils with a strong focus on communication, engagement and independence.

At Stone Bay School every staff member is involved in ensuring we get this just right for all our pupils and I would encourage you to come and visit if you want to learn more about us.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01843) 866652

Documents

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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.