Overview

Taverham High School is a popular and successful 11-18 mixed comprehensive school in Norwich. The school was substantially redeveloped under the PFI in 2007, our facilities are first class. The school became an academy in April 2013.

The primary role of the LSA is to work with teachers to raise the learning and attainment of pupils while also promoting their independence, self-esteem and social inclusion; to provide support to students so that they can access the curriculum, participate in learning and experience a sense of achievement.

We are looking to appoint someone who:

is keen to work with secondary age students experiencing a range of difficulties, special educational needs and disabilities
has knowledge of the Special Educational Needs Code of Practice (2015) and the Professional Standards for Teaching Assistants
ideally has experience of working with students with special educational needs and challenging behaviour
has high standards of professional conduct, good numeracy, literacy and computer skills
has a sense of humour, is resilient, self-motivated and has the ability to work as an integral member of a committed and hardworking team.

If you are enthusiastic and looking to join an experienced and committed team, we would like to hear from you.

Closing date: 30/09/2020