Play Assistant

(£6,365.16 - £6,596.18 (FTE £21,408 - £22,185) inclusive of London Weighting Allowance, Grade C, scale 10 – 14 )
Location: Dysart School, 190 Ewell Road, Surbiton Hours: 12.5 hours per week, 11.30am to 2.00pm term time only

Closing Date: 25/03/2021


Job Description

Are you interested in supporting young people with severe learning disabilities, with autistic spectrum conditions or with profound and multiple learning disabilities?

At Dysart School we are looking to recruit Play Assistants to work alongside our pupils who range from 4 to 19 years old.

We are looking for staff to work over lunchtime to help play with, feed and look after the personal care of pupils with severe and complex learning disabilities.

Play Assistant job description

Person Specification

Play Assistant person specific

 

Further Information

Dysart is a vibrant and Ofsted-rated outstanding school for pupils between the ages of 4-19 who have severe and complex learning disabilities, including Autistic Spectrum Conditions.  Our vision places our learners and their families at the heart of everything we do.

Orchard Hill College (the College) and Orchard Hill College Academy Trust (the Trust) together with Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a family of specialist education providers for pupils and students from nursery to further education.  As an outstanding provider and Academy sponsor, Orchard Hill College has a strong track record for making a positive impact within the local communities it serves.  The College has 6 centres and the Trust is now home to 14 special schools across London, Surrey and Sussex.  As a family of specialist providers with a strong track record, we aim to provide exciting and relevant educational opportunities tailored to the needs and ambitions of our current and future pupils and students with special educational needs or who experience other barriers to learning.

Application Guidance

For further details please contact the school office on 020 8412 2600 or by sending an email to recruitment-dysart@dysartschool.org

For an application form and to apply, please click here. 

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing Date:   Thursday 25th March 2021 at 4pm

Interviews:       Wednesday 31st March 2021

Dysart School is committed to the protection of children and an enhanced DBS check will be required for these positions.

You are rightly proud of your work around pupil wellbeing, and ensuring pupils are ready for learning.  This has enabled you to establish a calm and purposeful learning environment for pupils with considerable needs.

Ofsted 2018

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