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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    28 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    15 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Fixed Term until 29.03.2024

Actual salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a reliable, friendly, and supportive 1:1 Teaching Assistant to join our support staff team on a fixed-term basis. This role is an outstanding opportunity to take on a key support role in a school that works hard to enthuse students and instil in them high standards. This role will be to support a child with specific SEN needs on a 1:1 basis throughout the day and as part of their class.

This role requires excellent communication skills, patience, and a passion for working with children. We are looking for a caring individual to assist the staff in promoting pupils’ academic, social and emotional development in astable and supportive learning environment and to enable pupils to achieve their full learning potential and facilitate their personal, academic, social and moral development.

What the school offers its staff

Buckland Newton is a very successful village school and the highest achieving school in the area. We are equidistant from both Dorchester and Sherborne and our school is very much part of the local community – we have strong links with the local church. We have wonderful support from the governing body, parents, a band of volunteers from the community and our FBNS (Friends of Buckland Newton School). We are committed to excellence in education and aim to excite children’s imaginations through a range of engaging and challenging learning experiences within a Christian environment.

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About Buckland Newton Church of England Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
118 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01935 316940

School location

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