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DT Technician

Grade 5/6: £22,956 - £27,342 Pro Rata: £19,072.98 - £22,717.09
Young People's Academy, West Drayton
36 hours per week, term time only
Closing Date: 15/07/2018

Job Details

To develop a holistic approach to meeting Social, Emotional, and Mental Health needs, enabling learning to make good progress by working with the Design Technology Teacher, other support staff, families and external agencies.

Please view the full Job Description DT JD-PS(YPA)

Person Specification

We are looking for people who are passionate about working with students that present with mental health needs and challenging behaviours. This role is ideal for individuals who want to work within education, health and social care.

To be considered a real asset to the school, you must demonstrate:

– An ability to engage in reflective practice and work with restorative approaches.

– A non-judgmental and empathic approach.

– Strong behaviour management skills.

– A genuine passion for education.

– Excellent communication, time management and organisational skills.

– An energetic and enthusiastic ‘can do’ attitude.

– Resilient and persevering personality.

– Both a friendly and professional manner.

Further Information

The Young People’s Academy is a secondary co-educational special school for students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs, based in Hillingdon. The school aims to provide a therapeutic environment to support young people’s academic journey and psychological wellbeing.

 

Further details and how to apply

To apply for this role, please send us your completed application form to starapdar@ypacademy.org.uk

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing date for applications: 15th July 2018

Interviews: 20th July 2018

As a community of learners, families and colleagues OHC&AT believes that by working collaboratively, with energy and ambition we can always effect positive change. No limit is placed on what is possible and everyone has the ability to be the very best they can be.

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