Alderwasley Hall School – Learning Support Workers (Teaching Assistants) – 40 hours per week, term time only, permanent

Location: Alderwasley Hall School, Derbyshire


Salary details: £17,760.79 – £19,261.70 (dependant on qualifications and experience)

Hours: 40 hours per week, term time only, permanent

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Job Info

What will we offer you?

In return for your hard work and commitment to educating young people you will receive…

– Quality assured training specific to your individual needs

Employee assistance programme and discount scheme

– A group of diverse, professional and supportive colleagues

– The chance to work with our amazing young people who can be challenging at times, but incredibly rewarding at others

– Incredible career development opportunities

– The priceless reward of knowing that you are making a difference each and every day to the lives of some unique individuals

About us

Alderwasley Hall School and Sixth Form provides exceptional education for young people aged 5 to 20. We transform the lives of young people with High-Functioning ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder), Asperger’s Syndrome, Pathological Demand Avoidance (PDA) and Developmental Language Disorder. We’re also highly experienced in meeting associated diagnoses and needs, such as Selective Mutism, anxieties and phobias.

Teachers, Therapists, Learning Support Workers and Care Staff work together to achieve our three core aims; a sense of belonging, a sense of productivity and emotional and physical wellbeing.

Due to increasing numbers of Young People seeking our excellent provision, we have an exciting opportunity to join our school as a Learning Support Worker.

The Role

We are currently seeking individuals who can provide support for students, the teachers, the curriculum and the school. You will need to be able to create a happy, safe and caring environment which enables our students to learn and communicate with confidence.

Essential Criteria

We are seeking resilient and even-tempered Learning Support Workers to join our friendly and supportive team. Ideally you will have experience in a similar role, but applicants who are new to this area will also be considered as we are able to offer an outstanding training package. You must however have the ability to work under pressure and a natural respect for the dignity and individuality of the students as you will need to create a happy, safe and caring environment to enable our students the freedom to learn and communicate with confidence.

Please contact The Recruitment Team on 01885 488 096 Ext 12103 for more information.

The SENAD Group is dedicated to equality of opportunity in all areas of work, education and care. We are also committed to safeguarding those in our care – all successful candidates will be required to apply for an enhanced DBS check and will be subject to thorough background checks.

Previous applicants (within the last 6 months) need not apply.

Interviews to take place: 5th October 2022

Alderwasley Hall School, Alderwasley, Belper, Derbyshire, DE56 2SR


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