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Mindfulness HLTA - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Ripplevale School, Ripple

  • Ref:KCC886-6047-133S
  • Posted:21/09/2020
  • Pay:NJC 8 - 12 (£10.62 – £11.50)
  • Start Date:Oct 2020
  • App Close Date:04/10/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:07.10.2020


Due to a successful Ofsted and expansion in provision, we are looking for a Mindfulness Higher-Level Teaching Assistant to provide mental health and well being support and mindfulness to our students. The post will be full time - term time only plus inset days. Hours will be Monday to Friday 8:30 - 3:45.

Applicants should be committed, enthusiastic, self-motivated, and resilient and enjoy working with young people.  Applicants should have a relevant qualification in Mindfulness or equivalent  for young people and at least two years relevant experience.

Application pack (covering letter & information for applicants, job description, person specification and application form) is available to download from this site. Please note; APPLICATIONS ARE ONLY ACCEPTED ON RIPPLEVALE SCHOOL APPLICATION FORM PLEASE. CVs on their own will be rejected.  You can also email: info@ripplevaleschool.co.uk or telephone 01304 373866 to request an application pack.

Ripplevale School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and the successful candidate will require an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Information about the school

Ripplevale School is an independent day special school for boys aged from 6 to 18 who have an EHCP (Education Health Care Plan) for being on the Autistic spectrum often with associated conditions.

Our school is located in the village of Ripple near Deal in Kent.

We have a dedicated and committed team of teachers and support staff and we take pride in providing an appropriate school environment where our pupils can learn and develop.

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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.