Senior Teaching Aide

36 hours per week, Monday to Friday, Term Time Only

Wyvern House, Uxbridge, UB8 2XN

Grade 5/6, £18,699.10 to £22,270.92 per annum including London Weighting Allowance (FTE £22,506 - £26,805 per annum)

Fixed Term Contract basis to mid-July 2019

Orchard Hill College is a non-residential National Specialist College for adults with learning difficulties and disabilities. It is a unique and rewarding place to work and has both a broad range of learners and a dynamic and supportive staff team. We treat our students with the dignity and respect they deserve and provide them with more opportunities than ever before to be part of the local community.We have centres in Carshalton, Hackbridge, New Malden in Surrey, Wandsworth, Camberwell Green and Uxbridge and we were graded by Ofsted as Grade 1 (Outstanding) in December 2013.

The College is a busy, vibrant place to work, where our committed workforce is dedicated to empowering and enabling students to achieve.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our teaching teams and support our Lecturers in delivering the curriculum.You will be required to deputise for Lecturers and prepare, plan and implement educational activities.You will also be required to ensure that an effective level of support and care is on offer to encourage and enable students to participate fully in activities.

You should have experience of working, caring or voluntary work with people who have learning difficulties and disabilities. Experience of working within a team is also essential. We deliver a range of courses to our students throughout the year and need our staff to work at any centre.

This college 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.

Please download an application form and send your completed application form to Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing Date: 10.00pm on Sunday 1st April 2018

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Closing date: 1 Apr 2018

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