Plymouth, Devon
Good Rates of Pay
15 Sep 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Part Time

School Name: Longcause Community Special School

School Address: Longcause Plympton St Maurice Plympton, Plymouth, PL7 1JB

Job Type: Part Time Permanent

Salary / Grade: Grade D, Salary pro-rata £18,746 - £21,268 (actual £12,400)

Application Closing Date;  Monday 25th September 2017




Salary Pro-Rata £18,746 - £21,268

(actual £12,400)

At Longcause School we are passionate about our pupils. We aim to be a school that delivers what it promises for our pupils and families, by delivering first class learning for pupils with Autism, by encapsulating individual interests and strengths.

If you are a Teaching Assistant who is passionate about SEN, and enjoys the rewards and challenges of working with children, we would love to hear from you.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for working with children, particularly those with special educational needs. You will have a talent for engaging with sometimes complex children, encouraging social interaction, developing independence, self-esteem, and encouraging all individuals to achieve their goals.

In return we offer a friendly and supportive environment where we encourage the development and promotion of our support staff. We have specialist support staff trained in specific lead roles such as PACE/attachment trauma, Theraplay, TEACCH, sensory integration and musical play.  We are a school committed to providing therapeutic interventions to meet the core needs of our pupils.  We have exciting opportunities available for staff that are keen to embrace this holistic way of education.

For further information, and to apply for this position, please visit our website at www.longcausespecialschool.com

Closing Date: 25 September 2017                

Interviews: 9 October 2017