Teaching Assistant Level 4 Behaviour, Guidance and Support
Pro rata salary is £18,543 - £20,473
Variable hours contract 25 - 37 hours - initial contract for 37 hours
Hillcrest is a forward thinking specialist school for learners with a range of complex needs. We embrace individuality and difference and encourage professional curiosity throughout our practice ensuring that student needs are at the centre of everything that we do.
Hillcrest 6 key drivers:
- Social Development & Communication
- Emotional Health & Wellbeing
- Academic Achievement
- Aspirational Futures
Our governors are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join their very successful team as soon as possible.
At Hillcrest we are passionate about giving our students the best opportunities to support them along their journey into adulthood. We believe strongly in the importance of removing barriers to help our students to be successful whilst promoting a professionally curious approach from our staff. As a result, we have multi-disciplinary approach which includes an Intervention Team comprising of Speech and Language and Occupational Health specialists, an ELSA lead, ASC lead and a therapy dog.
This role would be to work within our Intervention Team to develop, implement and embed programmes, strategies and approaches to support our students, upskill class teams and develop the learning environment. A practitioner with an autism background with an understanding of SaLT and OT approaches would be beneficial. We are keen to appoint an enthusiastic team player who can use their skills, knowledge and expertise in a multi-disciplinary solution focussed approach.
This post is a permanent variable hours contract.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced criminal records check is required for this post.
Further information about the school can be found on our website.
If you would like to visit the school please contact the school office on 01670 713632
Please apply via the link on Northumberland County Council’s website/jobs in school.
If you are successful for interview please download and bring with you to interview the completed Criminal Records declaration form.
Hillcrest is a vibrant, dynamic and creative specialist school for learners with a range of complex needs. We pride ourselves on being a small community school that celebrates diversity and has nurturing principles underpinning everything we do.
Hillcrest 5 key drivers:
• Social Development & Communication
• Emotional Health & Wellbeing
• Academic Achievement
• Aspirational Futures
Further information about the school can be found on our website.Visit School Website