We are currently seeking to employ Teaching Assistants for the beginning of the Spring term 2018.
Experience is not necessary but we are looking for people with energy, enthusiasm and a positive attitude. Every day is different so we need people who are resilient and work well as part of a team.
We are looking for people who:
Woodlands can offer:
At Woodlands we educate, motivate and celebrate the achievements of our students in preparation for a life beyond school. We provide a vibrant, fun and inclusive educational community within which all members, students and adults, are continuously learning together. If you feel that this is an environment where you could work, learn and develop your career then please complete an application form.
Applicants will be invited to spend a day in school. The day will be spent in three classes and will cover the range of students we have in the school. This is your opportunity to experience the role of a teaching assistant in a special school but also for our staff to evaluate how you work with students across the age and ability ranges.
The next stage of the process is formal interview.
If you are successful and offered a position, the role will start in January 2018, subject to satisfactory references and DBS checks.
The job description and application form are available to download from this website just below this information.
Please read the Candidate Recruitment and Selection Process Information Sheet before submitting your application.
Applicants for this public-facing post will need to demonstrate the ability to converse, and provide effective help or advice, fluently in spoken English.
Please be aware that, at Woodlands, we take Safeguarding children very seriously and checking the appropriateness of potential staff to work with children is a routine part of our recruitment process.
Closing date: 22nd November 2017
Visits to the school: Week beginning 27th November 2017
Interviews: 30th November 2017
Midday Supervisory Assistants
We are not currently recruiting MDSAs.