Support Assistant ASD
Grade N4 £19,312 - £20,493 per annum (pro rata) (Actual £15,619 - £16,574 per annum)
Support Assistant (ARP) – Communication Difficulties (ASD)
35 hours per week over 5 days
Term time only, based on 38 weeks worked plus 5 training days
as directed by the school
Fixed Term to commence as soon as possible until 31st August 2021
pending a department re-structure
Grade N4 £19,312 – £20,493 per annum (pro rata)
(Actual £15,619 – £16,574 per annum)
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an outstanding individual to join our Additional Resourced Provision for Communication Difficulties (ASD). We are looking for an experienced and knowledgeable individual to join our professional and highly skilled team in Cherrywood, our specialist provision for young people with social communication. Providing classroom support duties through individual and small group work in close collaboration with other school staff and professionals and to undertake other additional responsibilities.
The position would suit a current SEN or Communication Difficulties practitioner who has experience of working in a specialist provision or team.
NEAT is highly committed to the professional development of its staff and identifying talent for the future. We also provide access to the Local Government Pension Scheme, a generous annual leave entitlement and have an accrued time policy.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is essential that all staff and volunteers share this commitment. You will need to have an enhanced criminal records check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.
A completed application form and criminal record declaration form must be submitted by 9.00am on Friday 16th April 2021 by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Please indicate which post you are applying for; also indicate if you wish to be considered for both posts
Interviews: Friday 23rd April 2021
Supporting documentsApplication Form
Other Supporting Documents:Criminal Records Declaration Form Equalities Monitoring Form Job Description Person Sepcification Headteacher Letter to Candidates
Benfield School is a fully inclusive 11-18 school in the heart of Newcastle upon Tyne’s East End, and is part of the Newcastle East mixed multi Academy Trust. In our most recent Ofsted inspection we were rated as Good with Outstanding features. The school was commended for the “thirst for knowledge and understanding and a love of learning” of the students. It was also noted that we are an ambitious school and that we encourage all of our students to be the best that they can be.Visit School Website