Temp Health Care & Education Assistant Post 2021

Health Care & Education Assistant Sept 2021

Grade: 2

Salary Range: £14,046 - £14,327 TTO

Contract type: Temporary

Start date: 01-09-2021

End date: 31-03-2022

Working pattern: Full Time


The Governors of The North and South West Durham Learning Federation are looking to appoint 6x Health Care and Educationa Assistants from September 2021, who are committed, talented, creative and resilient to join Evergreen Primary School.  Evergreen has 189 pupils with complex needs including SLD, ASC or PMLD.


The key responsibilities are:

  • Work with teachers, teaching assistants, the health and home support assistant and other professionals to provide effective support and care to pupils, tailoring support to the needs of the individual pupils if necessary
  • Provide intimate care to meet pupils’ needs
  • Support small groups of children and individuals within the classroom and/externally to the main class as required
  • Undertake appropriate training and administer prescribed medication when required including emergency medication
  • Follow the schools policy and procedures for moving and handling and behaviour management including the use of restrictive physical intervention
  • Assist where necessary with learners with feeding difficulties, including those with a gastrostomy
  • Present oneself as a role model to pupils in speech, dress, behaviour and attitude

Closing date: Noon, 18th June 2021

Interview date: TBA

Contact for application packs: 

Susan Middis - smiddis@evergreenprimary.co.uk

Contact for further information about post:

Judith Benson - jbenson@evergreenprimary.co.uk
01388 459721

Jobs: HECA 2021

File TypeSize
2. Personal Spec pdf106.07 KB
2. Job Description pdf112.49 KB
2.APPLICATION FORM - Support (Feb 2021) doc512.50 KB
2.APPLICATION FORM - Support Guidance Notes doc246.50 KB
DCCR_schools docx218.87 KB
FRM080_-_Job_Roles_Involving_Working_with_Vulnerable_People docx455.84 KB
Disqualification by Association pdf223.44 KB