SEN Teaching Assistant

Nunney First School, Frome, Somerset, BA11 4NE

This job expired on 23 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    23 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    10 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (Temporary - linked to EHCP funding)

Annual or full time equivalent salary

£18,933 per annum, pro rata

Actual salary

Salary £13,493 per annum

SEN Teaching Assistant job summary

We are seeking to appoint a SEN support Teaching Assistant with a keen interest in the education of primary aged children to join our small, vibrant and happy village school in Nunney, near Frome.

We are looking for someone who can:
• Work on a one-to-one basis supporting children with Education Health Care Plans both in and out of the classroom. This will be under the guidance of an experienced Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator and external professionals.
• Enthuse and engage and have experience of supporting children across the Key Stages
• Calmly de-escalate situations and support self-regulation.
• Work as a lunchtime play leader to continue to support all children’s social and emotional development.
• Show patience and sensitivity and be committed to ensuring all pupils succeed.
• Demonstrate a love of learning and be driven by self-improvement, use their initiative and be reflective about their working practice.

A sense of humour and willingness to work flexibly is a distinct advantage.

We welcome applications from someone with a passion for working with children. We will provide an opportunity to widen existing skills and to develop new ones. If you would like to be part of a wonderful school with an inspirational staff. Please contact Rachael Logan Thomas, School Office Administrator, for a school visit on 01373 836429.

The Partnership Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

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About Nunney First School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 9
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
55 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 9
Contact phone number
01373 836429

Nunney First School is a single form entry school, situated in an expanding village, located to the north of the Mendip Hills serving the local community and surrounding areas. We are part of The Partnership Trust and share the same values and ethos. Within this, Nunney First School operates independently and focuses teaching and learning, resources and management to meet the specific needs of four to nine year olds.

Nunney First School creates a safe, respectful and nurturing environment, which maximises each child’s sense of wellbeing and acquisition of skills for life and learning. It is our vision that all children at Nunney First School are resilient, confident and enjoy school. They have a love for learning, work hard and progress and achieve well, both in and out of the classroom. The school celebrates achievement in all areas and encourages children to persevere when faced with challenges. We prepare children for a future full of opportunities by building confidence, communication skills and the ability to problem solve. The natural environment inspires much of our work, helping children to understand relationships and find their own unique place in our ever changing world. Parent partnership is extremely important to us and we strive to ensure that we provide excellent communication with families and carers at all times.

We are a committed, friendly and supportive staff team aiming for excellence for all. Our leadership team has a wealth of experience and a drive to promote professional development. We have supportive and committed governors and delightful, kind and friendly children who are eager to learn.

We are looking for applicants with commitment and passion to educating the whole child and maintaining very high standards of teaching and learning.

Visits are warmly welcomed and these can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01373 836429 or via office@nunneyschool.com

Thank you again for your interest in working at Nunney First School, we look forward to receiving your application.

Arranging a visit to Nunney First School

If you would like to be part of a wonderful school with an inspirational staff. Please contact Rachael Logan Thomas, School Office Administrator, for a school visit on 01373 836429.

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