SEN Teaching Assistant

Duncombe Primary School, London, N19 4JA

4 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    15 August 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    27 July 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (Fixed Term for up to 12 months)

Annual or full time equivalent salary

£25,152 per annum to £26,457 per annum

Actual salary

£20,156 per annum to £21,642 per annum (based on term time weeks and part time hours)

SEN Teaching Assistant job summary

SEN Teaching Assistant

Required for September 2022

Location: Duncombe Primary School, Sussex Way, London N19 4JA

Grade range:  Scale 4, Spine point 8 -10

Salary Range: £25,152 per annum to £26,457 per annum pro rata

Actual salary: £20,156 per annum to £21,642 per annum

Contract: Fixed Term for up to 12 months

Working hours: Term Time Only, 32.5 hours per week (Including Lunch Time Duty)

This is a genuinely exciting time to join Duncombe Primary School as we continue to ensure the best possible education and opportunities for each and every pupil.

We are looking to appoint exceptional a SEN Teaching Assistant to join the school. We have imaginative, creative and enthusiastic children who are eager to learn. We are seeking to appoint a SEN Teaching Assistant to support children in a variety of ways.

We are looking for candidates who:

  • Can work as part of the staff team at the direction of the Class Teacher / Deputy Headteacher (Inclusion Manager) to support teaching provision and pupils' learning.
  • At the direction of Class Teachers, to help to organise activities, prepare resources and implement strategies for teaching and learning.
  • Are highly motivated and energetic
  • Have high standards and expectations
  • Can supervise and manage children's behaviour effectively.
  • Relate to children with patience, kindness, firmness and good humour.
  • Deal with pupils in a positive and encouraging manner.
  • Have a passion for helping children develop their social and emotional skills.
  • Are able to work in a way that promotes the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people.
  • Facilitate inclusion by pupils in small group activities with peers and support interaction between them.
  • Work as part of the team to ensure that the wellbeing and personal development of the pupils enhances their learning opportunities and life skills.

Closing date: Midnight on Monday 15 August 2022

Interviews: Week commencing 22 August 2022

How to apply:

  • To apply for this post, pleasevisitwww.islington.gov.uk/jobs
  • Completed application forms must be received by Midnight on Monday 15 August 2022

If you need assistance, please email HR team at schoolsrecruitment@islington.gov.uk quoting the job reference DUN/1165. Please note that CVs are not accepted in line with Safer Recruitment practices.

Duncombe Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment; an enhanced DBS check will be required

Applying for the job

• To apply for this post, please visit www.islington.gov.uk/jobs
• Completed application forms must be received by Midnight on Monday 15 August 2022

If you need assistance, please email HR team at schoolsrecruitment@islington.gov.uk quoting the job reference DUN/1165. Please note that CVs are not accepted in line with Safer Recruitment practices.

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About Duncombe Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
393 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

Duncombe is a vibrant, happy and inclusive two form entry school that serves the local community that is rich in diversity. We aim to ensure that all pupils at Duncombe have the highest aspirations, attain their full potential and enjoy learning in a school that is stimulating, challenging and creative. Inclusion is at the heart of our school and we believe that every child has the right to be successful, confident and well-prepared for the world.

We provide a broad and balanced curriculum that will prepare children for secondary school and the world beyond that. The learning experiences for our children are enhanced by opportunities to work with specialists, artists and professionals as well as many educational visits which give them a wide understanding of the world around them. We are ambitious for all of our children and work hard with parents and families to support their learning and development. We have an enthusiastic and hard-working staff team who are committed to ensuring that every child at Duncombe achieves their full potential.

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