Job vacancy details

Special Needs Assistant/Keyworker

Location: Reading RG2 7AY

Salary: RG4, Scale Point 21–25 according to experience (actual salary £17,031 - 19,163 pa)

Working Pattern: Full time 37 hours per week • Term time only plus 5 inset days

Closing date: 29 December 2017


Phoenix is a Community Day School catering for up to 64 pupils aged 11-18 and designated as having emotional, social and/or mental health issues.

Successful candidates will be those who can generate and inspire enthusiasm in students who may be experiencing frustration and disaffection along with understanding and managing extremes of behaviour. If you thrive on a challenge which leads to positive outcomes, then please apply.

To apply...

Application forms and further details are available from the school. Email: Visits are

highly recommended. Please contact the school to make an appointment. Previous applicants need not apply.

Applications will be considered upon receipt.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to a successful enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

To Apply:

Phoenix College
40 Christchurch Road, Reading RG2 7AY
Tel: 0118 937 5524 • Fax: 0118 937 5688
Headteacher: Mrs. Ekie Lansdown-Bridge, MA (Ed) BEd