Educational Teaching Assistant in our Specialist Provision

Grade 6 – £12,946.12 to £14,092.52 (actual)

30 hours per week, term-time only

Permanent position

To commence as soon as possible

This post is sited in the Specialist Provision within Royds Hall Community School which provides support for pupils with complex communication and interaction needs, their families and mainstream high schools in the Kirklees area.

This Specialist Provision at Royds Hall Community School is one of the Kirklees KS3/KS4 provisions for children with complex communication and interaction needs. 

                Applications are invited from individuals who are able to work as part of a team in our Specialist Provision for students with complex communication and interaction needs. Applicants will support the learning needs of students in mainstream classes. Emphasis will be placed on working with individual students and small groups. As a school we believe in developing our staff and training will be provided to support you in your role.

Royds Hall Community School is a successful and over-subscribed community school which encompasses Royds Hall Secondary, Royds Hall Primary and Beech Primary on its own site; currently catering for approximately 1100 students aged 3 – 16, with a national reputation for innovation and excellence. 

We are part of the SHARE Multi Academy Trust group of schools and offer our staff a wealth of career development opportunities and support.  We offer an excellent salary package, which generously rewards high performance; a supportive working environment; excellent support and training; and employee benefits including an attractive pension scheme, childcare vouchers, an Employee Wellbeing Scheme and Share Academy Savers.

We are also a member of the Aspire Co-operative Learning Trust and we benefit from excellent links with our trust partners, Huddersfield New College, Huddersfield Town Football Club, Holmfirth Fair Traders Association and the University of Huddersfield.

Application forms and further details are available below or may be obtained from the Headteacher, Jenny Carr, at the school, to whom completed applications should be returned

by 12 noon on Friday 28th September 2018

Interviews will take place on Monday 8th October 2018

Applications are welcome by e-mail to Jane Lord, Personnel Officer:

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment