We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and efficient Curriculum Teaching Assistant to work within our vibrant and dedicated Inclusion department.
The Inclusion department offers support to pupils with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) at Little Heath School, as well as students with other social and emotional and learning needs. The department also helps those pupils for whom engagement with learning is a barrier. Enthusiasm, patience and a willingness to work with pupils of all ages is necessary.
The successful candidate will support our young people in the classroom setting and as well as be part of the intervention team delivering specifics pieces of work. We currently deliver a range of curriculum packages to cohorts of children who need bespoke and differentiated learning so as to be successful.
The person/s we are seeking will:
- work with students to support their academic progress, lesson engagement and well-being.
- support pupils to ensure they make better progress across the curriculum.
- assist in the personalisation and differentiation of teaching resources and activities within subject departments.
- support individual students as outlined in their Education and Health Care Plan and in liaison with the SENCo.
Little Heath School is a highly successful comprehensive school (1,610 on roll, including 320 in the Sixth Form) situated in a pleasant semi-rural setting to the west of Reading, with good access to road and rail links. As a school, we pride ourselves on our Continuing Professional Development Programme, which supports teachers to continually improve their practice in innovative ways collaborating with other members of staff in order to develop their practice.
For an application form and information pack please email our recruitment team. Please address supporting letter of application to the Headteacher.
Closing date: Monday 4 July 2022
Interviews will be held: TBC
Little Heath School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Little Heath School Governing Body is an equal opportunities employer. Appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks and the successful applicant will be required to apply for an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).