Primary Teaching Assistant, Gretton School, Cambridge

Gretton School

Primary Teaching Assistant

Closing date: 03/07/2020
Interviews: 06/07/2020 – 17/07/2020

Your new school
Gretton School is an independent specialist school for children and young people with Autistic Spectrum Conditions, specifically high functioning autism and Asperger’s Syndrome. We welcome students from 5—19 years old, as weekly boarders or as day students. Based just outside Cambridge, we work with 12 counties to provide a broad and individualised education for these unique and wonderful students.

The school is growing and developing, it’s integrated therapeutic team are working tirelessly alongside the management team and the teaching and support staff to further develop our fantastic practise and outcomes.

This is a really exciting time for Gretton School, its staff and students, do you have what it takes to share the journey, and effectively support the school to its rightful bright future?

Your new role
We are looking for exceptional people to work with our exceptional students. We are recruiting a full time, permanent Primary Teaching Assistant to start September 2020. The successful candidate will have the ability to support teaching across Key Stage 1 and 2.

What you will need to succeed
We are seeking people who thrive on working in a challenging but immensely rewarding environment, who are passionate about supporting the development of social, life and independence skills and who truly want to make a difference in the lives of young people.

What you will get in return
Gretton is a friendly school where staff are supportive of each other inside and outside of the classroom and there is an opportunity to really make a difference to the lives of our students and their families. Gretton has a person-centred focus, providing each child with a personalised education and care programme tailored to help meet their unique needs.  At Gretton, our staff are like family, so don’t delay and apply today to join the Gretton family.

What you need to do now
For more information and an application form, please email: jobs@grettonschool.com 

Safeguarding and Equal Opportunities statement. 
Gretton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

We aim to be a fair employer and are committed to equal opportunities. Gretton School does not discriminate against employees on the basis of gender, ethnic origin, disability or age.