Horizons Specialist Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and appropriate references.
1 x Temporary Post for maternity cover to 31st August 2020
1 x Temporary Post to work with a student with physical disabilities and visual impairment in the 6th Form (to 31st August 2020 in the first instance).
Horizons Specialist Academy Trust consists of five academies and one sixth form across the Tees Valley area serving a population of approximately 550 students aged 5 to 19 with a broad range of learning difficulties.
Abbey Hill Academy & Abbey Hill Academy 6th Form are at the forefront of current developments in the education of young people with special educational needs. We specialise in meeting the needs of students aged 11 to 19 who have a full range of learning disabilities. The academy provides for approximately 225 young people aged 11 to 19 years who have learning difficulties, as well as other physical and special needs and autism.
We are seeking to appoint experienced, outstanding, creative and enthusiastic teaching assistants who have the flexibility to work with young people who have a variety of special educational needs. The roles involve supporting students in the classroom giving attention to their physical as well as educational requirements.
A visit to the academy would be highly recommended. To arrange this and/or to obtain an application form and further information please e-mail Mrs Julie Povall on Julie.Povall@horizonstrust.org.uk
Completed application forms should be returned by 12 noon on the closing date to:
Julie Povall, HR Clerk, Abbey Hill Academy, Ketton Road, Stockton-on-Tees. TS19 8BU or by email to Julie.Povall@horizonstrust.org.uk.