Part time Mon – Thurs Term time only
Pay Grade F - £11.02 – £11.70 per hour dependent on experience.
We are seeking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to work with students with special educational needs.
• Have a good, general education (GCSE English and Maths Grade C or above)
• Have previous experience of working with children with SEND
• Have a willingness to undertake training in medical procedures
• Be enthusiastic, organised and flexible
Previous experience as a Teaching Assistant for pupils with complex needs, including ASD, is desirable but the successful candidate will be working within a skilled and supportive team. They will be expected to provide support to individual students, small groups or work in whole class settings across the curriculum. They will receive excellent support from a hardworking and dedicated team.
Please note we cannot accept CVs and our standard application form must be completed.
Please note that this appointment is subject to enhanced DBS, medical and reference checks. Silverwood School is committed to Equal Opportunities and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils.
Silverwood School is an amalgamation of 3 special schools in Wiltshire. The three campuses of Silverwood School are known as Chippenham Campus (formerly St. Nicholas School), Rowde Campus (formally Rowdeford School) and Trowbridge Campus (Formally Larkrise School) it also incorporates Popular College in Chippenham.
Silverwood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.