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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    3 January 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 December 2023

Job details

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Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£23,114.00 - £23,893.00 Annually (FTE) Grade 3 point 4-6

Early Years SEN Support job summary

We are seeking to employ two Learning Support Assistants to work within either EYFS or KS1 providing whole class support and intervention support for those children who require a little more or supporting pupils on a shared 1:1/small group basis to develop social interaction skills and and behaviours that enable them to access the classroom with adapted curriculums.The school has been praised for is inclusivity and practice by external agencies and has a good relationship with the parents of the children it supports. Support is always available and we offer 'tag team' approaches when working with challenging behaviours so support is available for both staff and pupils.

We would like to encourage applicants to apply who:

  • are efficient, conscientious and enthusiastic

  • have a Level 2 or Level 3 qualification

    experience of working in EYFS or with children with SEMH needs and/or ASD

  • believe that all children have the potential to do well.

  • have a calm and organised approach to working

  • are capable of working with and taking advice from external agencies

  • are confident, calmand assertive in dealing with challenging behaviours

  • are interested in helping children to develop positive learning behaviours

  • can adapt to duties and responsibilities as per the needs of the pupils in your care

  • good English and maths skills

We can offer you:

  • the chance to be part of a multi-culturally diverse and inclusive school

    Access to an experienced and trained Learning Behaviour Lead for advice, guidance and support daily

  • respectful, well-motivated and happy children.

  • an opportunity to work with a friendly and skilled team of support assistants, teachers and leaders

  • a network of support across thirteen ASSET schools and external providers

  • ongoing professional development to further flourish your career

ASSET Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the job description and will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and children's barred list check, health check, online search and satisfactory references.

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About St Helen's Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
447 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

A two form culturally diverse primary school in the centre of Ipswich. Part of ASSET Education, St Helen's is the lead school in the Trust for Initial Teacher Training and Early Careers.

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