Teaching Assistant (TA2) – 32.5 hrs per week/term time only

Grade 4       £17,693 – £19,095    (Actual salary £13,150 – £14,192)

We are looking to appoint a full-time TA2 to work within our School’s ERP (Enhanced Resource Provision) – the “Base”. The Base is a supported by a small friendly team providing a calm, nurturing and supportive environment.

We support 10 students, all of whom have an ASC (Autism Spectrum Condition) diagnosis and / or other needs.  We work closely with parents/carers, offering a holistic approach. No one day is ever the same, but the role is very rewarding.

If you are extremely patient, willing to work across a range of subjects and both Key Stages 3 and 4 and to promote independence with our young people, we would love to hear from you. You may have previous exposure to ASC be this in a voluntary or work capacity – but this is not essential.

If you would like to have a look around the Base or wish to discuss the role before applying, please contact us at office@fulford.york.sch.uk to arrange this.

We offer you the chance to join one of the high-performing schools in the region – with formal recognition as “Sunday Times State Secondary School of the Year for the North of England”, and an Ofsted rating as Outstanding. We also enjoy consistently high levels of parental satisfaction and positive student feedback / engagement which, along with highly motivated colleagues and inspirational leadership, provides a fertile environment for you to develop within.

The Fulford School motto of ‘Realising potential and creating the future’ is reflected in our commitment to maximising the personal development and achievement of all those in our school community. These values also run through the work of our Multi Academy Trust.

We offer a supportive environment, competitive salary with excellent employee benefits including access to a salary-related defined pension scheme.

TO APPLY – please return your completed application form by email to office@fulford.york.sch.uk or by post to David Lightfoot, HR Admin. Officer by the closing date of Friday 1st February 2019.  Interviews will be held w.c. 4th February 2019.

APPLICATION DOCUMENTS:

Application Form                       Teaching Assistant Job Description

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We will require successful applicants to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS.

Applicants are asked to provide full employment history and any gaps in employment will be explored at interview.