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  • Closing date

    22 September 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    7 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£8,393.00 - £8,545.00 Annually (Actual) NJC level 2A points 3-4 (hourly rate £11.33- £11.53)

1:1 Teaching Assistant job summary

For this post, you must be a cheerful, caring and patient Teaching Assistant, who has experience of working with SEND pupils. The perfect candidate will be self-motivated, capable of working collaboratively and independently when required and able to maintain a professional attitude in a busy school environment.  You will need to be flexible and be willing to undertake a variety of activities with the pupil.

The hours will be 08:45 - 12.00 Monday to Friday 16.25 hours per week. Term time only, plus 5 INSET days per year. This is initially a fixed term contract linked to a child's Education, Health, Care plan.

You will be based within a mainstream Lower School Reception class and Year 1 class, supporting a child with social and communication, speech and language and cognitive difficulties. Therefore, previous experience working with pupils with similar difficulties would be desirable. The ability to build positive relationships with the pupil, their family and other professionals is essential.

Start date will be as soon as possible. 

Shillington Lower School has been recognised by Ofsted as ‘GOOD’ and our aim is to create a truly inclusive teaching and learning environment.   Every effort is made to make Shillington Lower a caring, creative environment where pupil’s needs are catered to in an individualised way.

The schools are committed to stringent safeguarding procedures (including the PREVENT agenda), therefore, this position will include full adherence to safer recruitment guidelines.  This will include a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check prior to commencement of employment and we will also apply for references prior to interview from your current/most recent employer.

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About Shillington Lower School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 9
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
137 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 9

School location

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