Teaching Support Assistants – Ascent College

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Term Time (190 days) + 7 days
5 days per week (37.5 hours)
Pro-rata salary £16,096 per annum (£8.60ph)

Are you looking to work for a charity with aspirational growth plans that has an exciting journey ahead? At Remarkable we are looking for energetic and passionate individuals to make a difference to the lives of our young people.

We at Remarkable Group pride ourselves on providing high quality services for autistic young people. Ascent College (ages 16 – 25) operate a specialist college with an excellent reputation for delivering outstanding education and care. We are the first national provider to receive Beacon status from the National Autistic Society.

Our mission is to provide a world where autistic people live happy and fulfilled lives.  We support and educate autistic people throughout their lives and redefine what’s possible by providing innovative and transformative services. We have an ambitious five year plan to achieve our objectives and are looking for values driven individuals to contribute to these future successes.

Do you want to work in adult services but need experience and a Level 3 Teaching Support Assistant qualification? Our apprenticeship programme is perfect for you! We are partnering with Realise Training to find enthusiastic apprentices to join our team. You will support students under the class teacher’s guidance and work with other teaching assistants. To find more details about the course please visit Teaching assistant apprenticeship – Realise (realisetraining.com)

We have a clear career path for all of our staff and proactively look to develop and promote internally through training and mentoring.

If you feel that you have the values, skills and outlook to work at Remarkable we would love to hear from you.

If you are interested in applying for this position and would like more information about the role and what to expect we are offering a one hour Virtual Event via Microsoft teams as an introduction to Remarkable. If you are interested in taking part in this please email recruitment@remarkable-autism.org to register your interest.

What we offer 

We offer our staff autism specific training to support continuous professional development. Our benefits include an attractive pension scheme, Employee Assist Programme, free lunch, long service awards, enhanced sick pay and enhanced maternity pay and a Golden Hello welcome bonus of up to £250.

To apply

Please note applications will only be accepted on the official application form emailed to recruitment@remarkable-autism.org

In accordance with recent updates to KCSIE 2023 (Keeping Children Safe in Education) guidance, we will be performing online searches and requesting references for all shortlisted candidates.

Please note: We will require proof of right to work in the UK and qualifications at interview stage. If this is not provided you may not be interviewed

Closing Date: Sunday 7th July 2024

Interviews: Week commencing 15th July 2024