Teaching Assistant Level 1

Rowan School is a special school for primary aged children who have complex speech, language and communication difficulties. All the children have an autistic spectrum profile and some present challenging behaviours.

The school is looking to appoint a temporary teaching assistant Level 1 as soon as possible who enjoys working with children and working in a team alongside classroom staff. The post involves lunchtime supervision and support in the classroom.  Applications are welcome from part time staff.

This post requires taking an interest in each child, encouraging their development and ensuring their safety.  Candidates need to have calm, friendly and positive approaches.
Previous experience is not essential but candidates should be able to demonstrate a commitment to being part of a caring school community.

The Rowan is are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. This would include willingness to participate in relevant training.

All successful candidates will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

We value our diverse workforce and aim to work together to make the most of our differences. We welcome applications from everyone.  Under the Disability Confident Scheme, disabled applicants, who meet the essential criteria of this job, are guaranteed an interview.

Closing Date for applications is 17th March 2023

For more information please visit the Sheffield City Council website.