Autism Senior Teaching Assistant

Birch Wood School has a unique opportunity for an enthusiastic person to join our expanding team

Key Relationships/Liaison with: Assistant Head and Autism Lead Leadership Team, Teachers and support staff

Job Purpose: Supporting ASD provision at Birch Wood School

The successful applicant may be working to support a young person and or a group of young people in a class-based environment. Class sizes are no more than 8-12 students and are very well resourced with high staff ratios.

The successful applicant will be working a highly supported and professional environment where their personal wellbeing is a priority to enable them to provide the high levels of care and educational outcomes for our young people. We welcome applications from individuals with therapeutic backgrounds and are keen to support professional development in areas of expertise.

The post is offered at Grade 8 Pay points 15-18 (starting salary £18,897 pro rata for part time employees)

Term time and inset days (37 hours), 39 weeks per year

Application forms and full details are available to download from our website and on Eteach. Applications by CV, letter or social media alone will not be accepted

Closing date for applications Friday 11th March 2022 at 9am

Interviews W/C 21st March 2022

Birch Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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