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  • Job start date

    30 October 2023

  • Closing date

    6 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    25 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Linked to SEN funding and pupil's continued attendance

Pay scale

Grade C £11.18-£11.59 an hour

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • A Teaching and Learning Assistant Level 2 qualification or equivalent
  • Makaton, qualification and experience of using it.
  • Experience of working with children with additional needs
  • To have a good understanding of safeguarding
  • Promote the acceptance and inclusion of pupils with SEN
  • Establish supportive relationships with the pupil and parents concerned
  • Supporting pupils with speech and language, use of technology to facilitate communication.
  • Working independently to deliver, monitor and evaluate educational plans for pupils including personal health and intimate care plans
  • Creating positive working relationships and environments conducive to effective learning for pupils with SEN
  • Ability to effectively liaise professionals
  • GCSE Grade C or above, or equivalent, in English and Maths
  • An ability to work within a team, kindness and patience
  • Ability to provide Physiotherapy support to pupil
  • Specialist training in a specific area of SEND
  • Willingness to support with pupil’s intimate care plan

What the school offers its staff

The governors and I are excited to be able to offer this opportunity to join our large, dynamic and forward-thinking school. This role is a SEN Teaching Assistant role for a pupil in Lower Key Stage 2.

This is a very well-resourced school, supported by effective leadership and governance, committed to developing the opportunities and achievements of our pupils.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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About St Mary's Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
409 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

St Mary's CE VC Primary is a 2 form entry primary school in the North Devon town of Bideford. We have a large, well resourced site. “Together we journey to a future of opportunity.” Our vision is to give every child the skills and experiences they need for their next step in life. At St. Mary’s C of E Primary School, we aim to provide a high-quality education that develops children intellectually, socially, morally, physically and spiritually within a Christian environment. Through the school’s ethos and collective worship, we use the Bible as guidance, as teaching and as our compass. In our school, children learn to respect the diversity within their community, themselves, differences of others and their surroundings. Children will leave our school on the next part of their journey in life with the confidence and the ability to make responsible and appropriate choices. They aspire to be the best they can and are valued members of the community.

Arranging a visit to St Mary's Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email ntottle@stmarysce.co.uk.

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