Higher Level Teaching Assistant
35hrs p/w, Term Time (40 weeks including 10 development & training days)
Raise the Youth Foundation, Bolton
£21,000 – £23,000 per annum
1st September 2021 subject to safeguarding checks
TAs, Learning Mentors and Wellbeing Mentors
Main purpose of the role
Raise the Youth Foundation CIC is a not for profit social enterprise delivering targeted youth, education, training and wellbeing programmes. Raise the Youth Foundation is mindful mental health and trauma informed provider. We run several services including Raise Education and Wellbeing School which specialises in bespoke and tailored trauma informed and attachment aware education services for children and young people with SEMH needs and an alternative education provision for pupils who have been, or are at risk of being permanently excluded from schools. We also deliver several community-based services, including our SOS Connected youth and community programme and adult education.
We have a multi-disciplinary approach with team members from several professional backgrounds, including education, social care, health, substance misuse, criminal justice and youth work.
We are looking to add to our team by appointing a Higher Level Teaching Assistant, who will work closely with the Teachers in all learning environments to secure progress and attainment for all learners.
Applicant must be highly resilient, adaptable, positive and a solution focused person who shares our ethos, cares about children and young people and understands that their challenging behaviour comes from their challenging lives. As a highly committed team player, the successful candidate will have the drive, energy, and passion to help to develop and shape our forward-looking and innovative company. Applicants must be willing to lead by example and play a full part in the organisation’s drive for outstanding practice and all-inclusive ethos.
Raise the Youth Foundation CIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications regardless of race, nationality, ethnic origin, sex, marital status, disability or age. All applicants are considered based on their merits and abilities for the job. All posts are subject to enhanced DBS checks. We operate a strict safeguarding policy which is consistently and rigorously applied.
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To apply for the Higher Level Teaching Assistant position, please read the attached Job Description/Person Specification and complete the application form and email to HR@raisetheyouth.co.uk or by clicking the ‘Apply for job’ button below.
Closing date for applications is 9am on Thursday 5th August 2021.