SEN Teaching Assistant

Cranborne Church of England First School, Wimborne, Dorset, BH21 5QB

16 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    12 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    1 September 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    25 July 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (31st July 2023)


Grade 5 SCP 4-6 (£9.99 to £10.39 per hour)

SEN Teaching Assistant job summary

The Academy wishes to appoint a special educational needs teaching assistant to support a child with additional needs. The role with involve supporting the child’s mobility, support in class, as well as some one- to- one learning. The role will involve some general classroom duties, and with responsibility for children’s learning within a group or individually, including the lunchtime period, as directed by the Headteacher/Assistant Headteacher/Class Teacher. The successful applicant would be expected to liaise with parents, teachers and outside agencies. 

 We are looking for someone who is flexible, adaptable, has a willingness to be reflective and is able to work effectively in a close-knit class and school team for the benefit of all the children at our school. 

 We can offer a positive, supportive community of staff, governors and parents, happy and motivated children, and a strong ethos based on Christian values. 

To apply, please complete all sections of the application form and return by 9.00am on the closing date to Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

The Diocese of Salisbury Academy Trust (DSAT) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants.'

Applying for the job

To apply, please complete all sections of the application form and return by 9.00am on the closing date to Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

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About Cranborne Church of England First School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 2 to 9
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
97 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 9
Contact phone number
01725 517439

In formulating our ethos, we have considered the tradition of church schools, remembering the foundation
of Christian faith that informs them, and wanting to convey that our faith is real and communicated in
word and action.
We nurture every child, family and staff member in our school community and encourage our children to
develop Christian values of love, friendship and respect for all around them. We inspire their curiosity and
support their learning to prepare them for their future.
Our values are reflected in these behaviours:
• Providing a safe environment where every individual is valued and empowered and where
achievement is celebrated
• Creating a learning environment, with a broad and balanced curriculum, within which our children
can achieve and can excel
• Enabling each child to realise his or her full potential
• Fostering in every member of our school community a caring and responsible attitude and a respect
for others and the world in which we live
• Developing self-esteem and self-discipline in each member of our school community
• Forging partnerships with parents and the wider community for the benefit of our children
• Offering every opportunity for children and adults to experience joy and wonder within the context
of our village and its surrounding area and providing opportunities for experiencing other cultures
• Embedding a forward-looking culture
• Looking back, looking around, looking forward, all in the light of the Lord.
We summarise these values in our school motto: Love, Learn, Fly

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