Learning Support Assistant

Cambian Group
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Learning Support Assistant – Cambian Spring Hill School
Expiry Date: 27th November 2017
Term-Time plus 5 training days
32.5 hour per week, Monday – Friday 8:45am - 3:45pm.
Salary: £11,934 - £13,300 per Annum – Actual Salary
Location: Ripon, North Yorkshire
Benefits: Include Company Pension, training, staff benefit scheme
Based just outside Ripon, Cambian Spring Hill School is a 38- and 52-week mixed-gender residential and day school for students aged 8-19 with a diagnosis of autism and related conditions. We support students with a wide range of difficulties including complex needs and challenging behaviour.
Cambian Group are looking for committed and passionate Teaching Assistants for permanent positions. GCSE Maths and English, or equivalent and experience of working within a SEN School are essential. HLTA or further learning support qualifications are desirable.
By carrying out these responsibilities well, you will be helping to provide the best possible quality of care for those who live and attend Spring Hill School. You will also be helping to create a pleasant working environment for other people who work here.
Full induction training is given and there are a number on going professional development opportunities including Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism. You will also learn from some of the most dedicated and inspirational people in our profession and just like our residents you will be learning all the time through our on-going mentoring and support.
Candidate Profile You will be a strong team player, confident and motivated and well organised. Patience and commitment are essential, but above all you’ll be someone with a genuine desire to help others. Successful candidates will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered this post.
Cambian is committed to Safeguarding and protecting the young people and service users within our care. All candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and reference checks. Cambian is an equal opportunities employer.
Full UK Driving Licence is required for this role. You must be over 21 years of age.
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