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  • Closing date

    24 November 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Part time: Hours – 33.75 hours per week (Mon-Fri, 8.30am – 3.45pm, ½ hour lunch) Working Weeks – 38 working weeks Paid Weeks – 43.699 paid weeks

Contract type

Fixed term - This is a fixed term appointment to provide support to a named pupil(s). The post is externally funded to support the named pupil(s). Subject to the probationary period and termination clauses, should you or the Employer wish to terminate your employment for any reason (eg if the funding were to cease or the named pupil(s) were to leave), either party may do so by giving 7 days’ notice.

Actual salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

Liskeard Hillfort Primary School is looking for a caring, enthusiastic and skilled SEN Teaching Assistant to work with individual children.

You will be pro-active in this role, supporting the educational, social and physical needs of pupils. We are looking for an experienced, self-motivated individual that can work alongside the SENDCo, class teacher and other school staff, to ensure that pupils in their care are supported to access the curriculum. This includes the ability to support planning, deliver and resource an individualised curriculum as appropriate. You will also need to assess, monitor and recordprogress, feeding back to the SENCo and class teacher and be confident to recommend adaptations / amendments to the provision to ensure full engagement of pupils learning.

What the school offers its staff

We welcome applications from both KS1 and KS2 practitioners as we will match skillsets to the children and needs of the school. The successful candidate will need to be able to fulfil this role with energy and be able to work effectively as part of a team.

The culture of Liskeard Hillfort Primary School is one of equality and fairness built on relationships developed out of mutual trust and respect.

We can offer you:

  • Enthusiastic, welcoming and friendly children.
  • An experienced, hard-working and supportive team of staff.

• A happy, stimulating workplace.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Liskeard Hillfort Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
400 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
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