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Teaching Assistant for 1-1 pupils with additional needs Vacancy

Hours per week:                                        15 hours a week, Monday to Friday Times:                                                           9.00am – 12.00pm 

Grade 6, SCP 20, Salary: £ 20,088 pro rata

Do you want to work in a happy and friendly school where helping children to thrive is central to job satisfaction? If so, come and join our team as a 1-1 Teaching Assistant!  We are looking for special people to join our supportive and successful school. There are currently two posts: one for the infants (Year 1)  and one for the juniors (Year 3).

 You will be supporting pupils on a 1-1 and small group basis for specific learning needs within the classroom.

The ideal candidates will have the ability to build good working relationships, be organised, enjoy working with children and “making a difference.”  Good literacy and numeracy skills are essential in order to confidently support pupils in their learning when clarifying and explaining learning. Being sensitive to different needs and personalities, demonstrating empathy and warmth and being aware of the emotional needs of children are important qualities that are looking for.

We offer a working environment where staff can enjoy the excitement of learning alongside a friendly team!  There will be mentoring support available to the successful candidate so don’t delay – take a step towards this rewarding opportunity- by applying to our school!

Please note: we are a split site school with half a mile between the Infant and Junior sites. 

CLOSING DATE: Friday, 5th July 2019.

INTERVIEW DATE: Tuesday 9th July 2019. 

For an application form and further details, please download the forms below or email:  or contact the school on: 02380 555793.  Safeguarding Statements: This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role requires an enhanced Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check.


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