We are looking to appoint a Level 2 SEN Teaching Assistant to
our academy staff. The role requires applicants to enjoy working with children
and as part of a team. The post is fixed term as it is reliant on the external
funding linked to EHCPs.
Experience in supporting pupils with attachment difficulties
and challenging behaviour is an essential to work within our academy as well as
experience with working with children with SEND. Further training will be
provided in these areas as well. A secure understanding of working using an
attuned approach and the impact of adverse childhood experiences on a child are
also needed. Mereside are committed to
using a restorative approach to behaviour management.
Please note that the ability to communicate easily with
stakeholders and provide advice in accurate spoken English is also essential
for the post.
At the core of our school is the Christian value of love. We
welcome all to our community including those of all faiths and no faith. The
following verses underpin our ethos:
John 13:34 “I give you a new commandment; that you love one
another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another.”
Much of our way of working stems from this and other
Biblical teachings. All members of our Academy community are treated with love
and valued for the unique contribution they bring. Each child is considered a child of God and
deserving of the very best education we can provide. As a member of our Academy
community you can expect to always be supported, valued and be given the best
CPD we can offer to help you be part of fulfilling our Academy’s vision.
Mereside CE Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff to share and demonstrate this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the job specifications and will be subject to pre-employment checks including and enhanced DBS, a medical and satisfactory references.
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