Special Support Assistants x 3 (Fixed Term – 1 Year)

(Scale 1C\3 £17,075 - £18,339 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE: £20,466 - £21,981 per annum))
Location: The Link Secondary School, Croydon, CR0 4PD Hours: 36 hours per week, Monday to Friday, Term Time Only

Closing Date: 03/02/2020


Job Description

As a Special Support Assistant you will be responsible for supporting aspects of teaching and learning in school,  with appropriate intervention work.

For a full job description, please click here: SSA Job Description

Person Specification

Ideally in the role of Special Support Assistant you should have experience working with children who have SEN. However, applications will be considered from candidates without such experience who demonstrate an eagerness to rapidly develop new skills in this area.

The successful candidates will be self-motivated, with a genuine desire and commitment to help children and young people to fulfil their potential.

For a full person specification, please click here:SSA Person Specification

Further Information

Candidates are welcome to contact the school for an informal chat or to arrange a pre-application visit. Please contact Karen Hayward, the Principal’s PA, in the first instance, at the Link Secondary School, contact number:  0208 688 7691. Visits will be conducted during the week commencing 20 January 2020.

Application Guidance

To apply please download our application form, and send your completed application to admin@linksec.org.uk.

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing date:             Monday 3 February 2020 (midday)

Interview date:  Week commencing 10 February 2020

OHC&AT are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

There is a lovely feeling at school, it is always very positive, warm and welcoming – Parent 

 

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