SEN Teaching Assistant The Arbours Primary Academy, Northampton, Northamptonshire

Job description

To work with individual children having special or particular needs, in accordance with the child’s statement where appropriate and\or groups of children as directed by the teacher. To provide support to the Head teacher\Teacher across a range of child centered activities to promote child development and learning.

32.5 hours per week. Monday to Friday. For 39 weeks

Essential educational requirements

TA specific qualification equivalent to NVQ Level 2 or 3.

Essential qualifications

TA specific qualification equivalent to NVQ Level 2 or 3.

Essential skills and experience

Empathy for children with special needs
Patience, understanding, caring, sense of humour
Experience of working with children/young people
Recent experience of working in a school.
A standard of written and spoken English that supports pupils’ learning.
Experience of relevant age group.
Experience of working with children with special needs.
Responsible for behaviour management to children requiring additional support
A commitment to promoting equal opportunities and meeting individual needs.
Awareness of confidentiality.
Ability to work as part of a team.
Able to manage time effectively.
Ability to be flexible to the needs of the children.
Effective communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.
Ability to use ICT/the internet and email to support pupils’ learning

Employee benefits

Salary Scale NJC 3 Pro rata. Actual Salary £13,875.5

Access to Local Government Pension Scheme

About The Arbours Primary Academy

St Gregory's Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 3QF
The Arbours Primary Academy website (opens in a new window)