Teaching Assistants x 2 Permanent & 2 x Fixed Term to December 2018 (potential to extend) Outwood Academy Ripon, Ripon

Actual Salary £11,594 - £12,036
30 hours, 39 weeks
Start Date
September 18

Outwood Grange Academies Trust, seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role.

This is a fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic, driven professionals to join our Family of Schools. The school became part of the Outwood Grange Family of Schools in 2010, and were judged to be an 'Outstanding' School in all four major categories in our last Ofsted inspection.

We wish to appoint, 2 permanent Teaching Assistants and a further 2 fixed term Teaching Assistants until December 2018 (there is potential to extend this contract), to join our existing Inclusion team.

The purpose of this role is to carry out a range of duties to enable students with learning, behavioural and emotional needs to fully access standard and differentiated curriculum activities. This is a very rewarding role and the post holders also work closely with all other members of the Inclusion team to promote high standards of inclusion and learning outcomes. Additionally there are opportunities to develop ones experience and skills to progress within the department.

As an experienced Teaching Assistant you will be extremely well organised, IT literate and have excellent communication skills both written and verbal. It would be advantageous to be qualified to NVQ3 or equivalent and have experience of supporting students with specific needs. Experience of testing for access arrangements would be an advantage.

Duties will include:
• Working with the teacher to facilitate the teaching and learning of students with SEN
• Planning and producing accurate reports, analysing data to contribute to reviews and target setting as necessary.
• Responsible for the use and upkeep of all equipment used by individual students to support their learning needs.
• Undertake 1: and small group work and withdrawal support as necessary.
• Liaise with parents, outside agencies and other professionals as necessary.
• Monitor individual pupil’s conditions and concerns, and report as necessary.

The Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

Please note that CV’s will not be accepted. If you have any questions regarding the post, please email Anna Arcidiacono, Business Manager at a.arcidiacono@ripon.outwood.com or telephone 01765 604564.

We reserve the right to close advertisements early. Advertisements will therefore close at 12 noon, either on the advertised closing date, or the day the decision has been taken to close the advertisement early. Please note that there is currently a job evaluation exercise being undertaken across the Trust. The salary advertised for this post is therefore subject to job evaluation and may change.



Vacancy Closed

This vacancy has closed and no longer accepts applications.

Key Dates

Closing Date
Interview Date
W/C 10th September


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