Job Vacancies

Would you like to be part of the Team at Pathfield?

Our current vacancies are detailed below, please click on the job title for more information and an application form.

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Teacher Vacancies Fixed Term Maternity Cover

1 x starting immediately
1 x starting January 2020

We are seeking to appoint 2 x teachers at Pathfield School to work with complex needs students with Learning Difficulties and a range of learning needs. Across the school our children are working at Early Years or Primary levels of ability.

You will need to be:
Creative and Imaginative,
Experienced in the primary/EYFS curriculum,
Have a flexible approach,
Passion for working with children with Complex Needs
Knowledge of an ABA approach would be an advantage
A sound knowledge and understanding of learning opportunities in a Special School is essential.

You will be expected to engage in regular training to secure your continued professional development.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for the successful applicant.
This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

Application form and further details can be downloaded from the School Website https://www.pathfield.devon.sch.uk/wp-pathfield/our-school/vacancies

Completed applications to be sent to Jackie Hamill, School Business Manager, jhamill@pathfield.devon.sch.uk

Closing Date 20th September 2019

Application form - Teaching

Job Desc - Class Teacher

Higher Level Teaching Assistant (SaLT TA)

Grade E

Salary £12.11 –£13.64 per hour
Job Term Permanent
Hours per week 32.5
Weeks per annum 40
Closing Date 25th September 2019

Pathfield School is a vibrant learning environment inspiring interaction, achievement and independence, situated in the town of Barnstaple, North Devon. From EYFS through to Post 16, our pupils access a bespoke learning and communication package to challenge their educational progress, working in partnership with multi-agency professionals and families.

A sound knowledge and understanding of learning opportunities in a Special School is essential.

You will have worked with children for a minimum of 2 years and have a good understanding of speech, language and communication needs and how to deliver bespoke intervention packages to meet the needs of the pupils. You will have a good understanding of how communication can support behaviour, be able to follow instruction, but also demonstrate initiative and creativity in response to the different aspects of the role.

You will have well developed interpersonal communication skills. Experience within an educational setting for children with special needs is advantageous.

You will be expected to engage in regular training to secure your continued professional development.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for the successful applicant.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English

HLTE Grade E SaLT

Application form - Support Staff

Cleaner

Salary £9.00 per hour
Job Term Permanent
Hours per week 15 hours
Weeks per annum 41 weeks
Closing Date 20th September 2019

We require an after school cleaner to join our team working to continue the high standards of cleanliness of the school. The position is term time only with three additional weeks to be worked during the spring and summer holidays.

Application form - Support Staff

Job Desc - Cleaner

Meal Time Assistant

Salary £9.18 per hour
Job Term Permanent
Hours per week 7.5 hours, working daily (Mon-Friday) between 12 and 1.30pm

Weeks per annum 38 weeks
Closing Date 20th September 2019

Would you be able to support me and my friends at Pathfield School between 12 noon and 1.30 each day?

We have SEN and need help to eat our dinner, learn how to play and socialise, access lunchtime clubs and to take care of our personal needs whilst promoting our independence.

Whilst working within a team of dedicated staff you will be given the training to support your development.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This role requires a DBS disclosure.
This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

Application form - Support Staff

Job Desc - MTA