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SEN Teaching Assistant 1 to 1 (November 2017)

Charles Dickens Primary School is a thriving, friendly two-form entry school with a strong learning and community ethos and a committed staff team.

We are looking for an Individual Support Teaching Assistants to join our SEN team to provide SEN support, in class and one to one, for two KS1 children. One of the children has a hearing impairment and social and emotional needs; these can be displayed in oppositional behaviour. The other child has significant developmental delays. This role will be under the direction of the class teacher and SENCO. The role would also include support during part of lunchtime but can be combined with a lunchtime supervisor role.

We are looking for an experienced practitioner who is committed to delivering intervention programmes to support the learning for children with social and emotional needs as well as learning needs. Knowledge of sign language is not essential, however strong communication is required.

All members of staff are offered and encouraged to undertake relevant training for their roles.

The role would require working 5 days a week 9am – 3:30pm for term time only. The role will be fixed term, dependent on the annual funding from each child’s EHCP.

Salary: Hays pay scale – scale point 15 – 20 depending on experience. (term time only)

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of the children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service DBS (formerly CRB) checks are required for this post.
Please apply using the application forms attached to this advert.

Closing date for applications: Monday 4th December
Interviews: on a rolling basis.

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