Teaching Assistant

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About the role

We are looking to appoint a motivated, enthusiastic and committed person to join our Student Support Centre. The successful candidate will have experience as a Teaching Assistant or experience of working with children with special educational needs and will support students in a full range of subjects.   The position will be for 30 hours per week, 8.30am – 3.30pm Monday to Friday, term time plus one week.  The salary will be dependent upon experience but will be paid between point H3 and H4 on the Hay Scale (hourly rate of pay in the range £9.16 - £10.27 excluding fringe allowance).  The position will be for 12 months initially but may be extended according to SEND need. Hours may be negotiable for the right candidate.

Richard Hale is a very successful, oversubscribed, 11-18 boys’ school with an expanding co-educational Sixth Form located in the centre of the county town of Hertford.  The School has an impressive reputation for achievement both academically and in a wide range of extra-curricular activities.

The school is committed to safeguarding children and young people.  All postholders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service).

The Application Pack together with the application form can be downloaded from the School’s website or you may contact Mrs Dart by email, karen.dart@richardhale.co.uk.  The application form, together with a personal statement, on no more than two sides of A4, outlining the skills and abilities you could bring to the post, should be emailed to Karen Dart by noon on Friday 22nd June 2018. Please note we reserve the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received so early application is essential.


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Contact details

Karen Dart , HR Manager/PA to the Headmaster
Hale Road Hertford
Hertfordshire SG13 8EN

Telephone: 01992 583441
Fax: 01992 503413
Email: karen.dart@richardhale.co.uk
Website: www.richardhale.herts.sch.uk