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Special Needs Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Dover Christ Church Academy, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-6917-167S
  • Posted:12/10/2021
  • Pay:KR3 (£18,425 pa) pro rata + SEN allowance
  • Start Date:As soon as possible
  • App Close Date:12/11/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:To be arranged

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We have a full-time vacancy for a Teaching Assistant to work with students in Aspen 2 who have a range of profound, severe and complex learning needs. We are looking for someone with enthusiasm and team work skills to join our friendly and forward looking school. The successful candidate will be an experienced Teaching Assistant who has worked in a Special Needs school environment; alternatively, you may have a passion for supporting students with additional needs and be looking for your first opportunity to develop your skills. We have a varied and interesting professional development programme that shows the value we place in our support staff. We are looking for someone who will uphold our values of inclusivity and proactive response to communication and behaviour, as well as a commitment to safeguarding the welfare of young people. The working hours are 8.30-3.30, Monday-Friday (CPD runs on a Thursday and TAs are expected to stay until 5pm), term time only.

To get a sense of our Aspen 2 community please visit our YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCIMuakR2sTbQYtFZdSmkhA (alternatively type Aspen 2 into the YouTube search bar).

We look forward to receiving your applications.

Information about the school

Dover Christ Church Academy is an 11-18 mixed, non-selective Academy, located in semi-rural surroundings on the outskirts of Dover, conveniently situated near to motorway links and within easy reach of the continent.

Aspen2 at Dover Christ Church Academy is the designated provider for students with a wide range of profound, severe and complex special educational needs.

With support from our sponsor, Canterbury Christ Church University, we have developed an aspirational and successful Academy where we equip our students with the skills and knowledge they need for their future.

Our Academy 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.

Ofsted March 2019: "Since being appointed, the Principal has transformed the school. Pupils behave well and show positive attitudes to learning. Pupils are well cared for. Relationships between pupils and staff are strong."

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Janice Cox
  • Address:Melbourne Avenue, Whitfield, Dover, Kent, CT16 2EG
  • Telephone: (01304) 820126
  • Email: coxj@dccacademy.org.uk

Fax: 01304 821915

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).