7 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    8 December 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    24 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Education support
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Key stages
Early years, KS1, KS2
Working pattern
Full time
37 hours per week, 39 Weeks per year
Contract type
£23,541 to £25,991 (pro rata £20,135 to £22,230)

Job summary

The children, staff and Governors of Ballifield Primary School are seeking to appoint an outstanding, enthusiastic, experienced, committed and caring learning mentor to work co-operatively within a supportive team.

This is a great opportunity to become part of our two-form entry primary school. Our school is committed to nurturing staff to support the development of the skills, knowledge and understanding needed to be an outstanding classroom practitioner.

You must:

• have a proven track record of working with children who are experiencing difficulties or who have additional needs
• be able to engage with and motivate children who are experiencing barriers to learning
• have experience of working with a variety of external support agencies
• enjoy fostering positive working relationships with parents/carers
• be willing to deliver parental information sessions
• be willing to work as a team player or on their own initiative
• have a sense of humour
• have a willingness to undertake further training/CPD as appropriate
• have very good communication skills both written and verbal

In return, we offer:

• Enthusiastic and delightful pupils
• Supportive parents
• A professional, committed and friendly team of staff
• An opportunity to play a significant role in the future development of the school
• The opportunity to undertake a range of professional development opportunities

Applying for the job

Please apply using the application form in the supporting documents.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
School size
467 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact phone number
0114 2697557

About Ballifield Primary School

We are a popular two-form entry primary school with nursery located in Handsworth, Sheffield.

Arranging a visit to Ballifield Primary School

Visits to the school are very much encouraged. Please ring to arrange a suitable time.

School location

Handsworth Grange Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S13 9HH

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