£11.24 - £13.20 per hour
32.5 hours per week
40 weeks per annum
Pathfield School is a vibrant learning environment inspiring interaction, achievement and independence. Situated in the town of Barnstaple, North Devon we maximise opportunities for Outdoor Learning from moor to shore. 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
Closing Date 11th June 2018
Interviews 6th July 2018
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Please return completed application forms either by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or Jackie Hamill, School Business Manager, Pathfield School, Abbey Road, Barnstaple, EX31 1JU