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SEN Teaching Assistant

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Job Summary

Employment Term:
Part time, Limited Term
Working Pattern:
Part Time (Term time)
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 08/01/2020 12:00
£11,301 - £12,233
Hours per week:
Job Category:
School Support
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Employment Location:
Bowsland Green Primary School
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Job details 

Closing date:
8 Jan

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This job is closed for applications.

Further information

Hours: 25 hours per week, term time only (Monday to Friday 8.30am – 2.30pm, however flexible working hours considered, to be discussed at interview)

Salary: Hay 10 (£11,301 - £12,233 per annum)

This is a temporary post subject to funding, which will end once the funding ceases or the child leaves the school.

Are you an enthusiastic, experienced Teaching Assistant who enjoys working 1:1 supporting SEN children in a mainstream setting? If so, Bowsland Green Primary School is seeking to employ a SEN Teaching Assistant to support a pupil in Year 4 with speech, language and communication needs and associated learning difficulties.

The successful candidate will require a minimum of level 2 Teaching Assistant or equivalent. Previous experience of working with children in an educational setting is required and some vocational training/qualification in the care, development or education of children would be desirable. Knowledge and experience of supporting children with learning difficulties, social communication difficulties and cognition/processing difficulties is also desirable, however we are open to candidates with a range of skill sets and experiences of working with children and young adults with special educational needs.

This is an exciting opportunity for a committed and versatile person to join our passionate team of staff. We are able to offer you:

• Superb pupils who are confident and enthusiastic learners.
• A positive community school with strong links with local cluster schools and the local community.
• A commitment to professional development and exciting further training opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge in relation to supporting our pupils.
• A fully supportive SENCo to develop your professional development.
• Non-contact planning time (1 hour per week).
• Exciting further training opportunities to develop your skills and knowledge in the Early Years setting and SEN training in relation to supporting our pupils.
• Brilliant families, keen to work in partnership to ensure their children achieve the best possible outcomes.
• A skilled, committed and positive staff team – a team that work exceptionally hard and exude positivity and humour.
• A mentor who will support your induction at the school.

Please apply if:

• You are flexible, versatile and resilient in a rapidly changing work environment and enjoy working as a team.
• You are an excellent communicator.
• You have high expectations of what all pupils can achieve and are able to motivate and inspire confidence in pupils.
• You have a basic knowledge of IT skills and understand how IT can be used to support learning.
• You are keen to undertake further training.
• You want to be a part of the whole school development process.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and all appointments will be subject to appropriate vetting, including an enhanced DBS disclosure check.

For further details please visit our website and download the documents from www.bowslandgreen.org.uk
If you have any queries, please e-mail the school at school@bowsland.org.uk.

Please visit the following link to download and complete an application form and return to the school:

Applications should be emailed to school@bowsland.org.uk.

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 8th January 2020 at 12pm.

Interview date – Week beginning 13th January 2020

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