St Giles' CofE (Aided) Infant School, Ashtead, Surrey, KT21 1EA

5 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    4 July 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    20 June 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS1

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary

£18,013 - £18,957

Actual salary

Pro rata £8609.00 - £9060.00


We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and flexible SEN Teaching Assistant 20 hours per week over 39 weeks. Working pattern would be 08:30-13:00 Monday to Friday with the flexibility to work until 15:00hrs on ad hoc basis.

The successful applicant should have previous work experience and/or training with children with complex additional needs and have some understanding of different types of SEND such as;

Communication and Interaction
Cognition and Learning
Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties
Physical and/or Sensory Needs
Diagnoses such as ASD/ADHD/PDA

The applicant should have:

• A completed NVQ level 3 or equivalent qualification in an aspect of child care, early years or SEND practice
• proven experience of working within a primary school learning environment
• excellent numeracy and literacy skills (Equivalent to GCSE Grade A-C)
• excellent spoken and written English language skills
• willingness to provide personal care, feeding and close-contact hygiene to pupils as required
• ability to co-operate and work as part of a team and to be pro-active in using own initiative
• a commitment and passion for inclusive education along with a patient, flexible and positive manner
The application should also be willing to
• follow differentiated planning, other specialist programmes and individual education plans with patience and calmness to ensure pupils are able to participate in activities and sessions.
• build and maintain effective relationships with pupils, treating them with respect and consideration

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About St Giles' CofE (Aided) Infant School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 5 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
77 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 7
Contact phone number
01372 272017

St Giles’ C of E (A) Infant School, has been at the heart of Ashtead and the surrounding area since 1852. As a small school, we are uniquely placed to know each and every child; their strengths, their next steps and their personalities! All children learn in different ways and at St Giles’ this is acknowledged by all staff, who ensure that their provision and support for all children is outstanding.

Our curriculum is engaging, lively and topics are based on pupils’ interests. We use a wide range of resources and teaching styles to deliver lessons to pupils of all needs and abilities.

St Giles’ is a happy, caring and inclusive school, where children are given opportunities to learn, develop and experience new challenges.

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