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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    28 November 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - Until August 2023

Full-time equivalent salary

£23,194 - £24,496

Actual salary

£14,696 - £15,521

Pay scale

Scale 4

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and capable Teaching Assistant to work within a team of SEND TAs supporting a number of children with complex Special Needs, specifically autism on a 1:1 basis. You will join our hardworking and dedicated team of teachers and support staff in EYFS. Our children are keen learners and we aim to offer them the best in everything we do.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has the specified skills set out in the person specification (please refer to this)
  • Demonstrates a commitment to supporting children with Special Educational Needs.
  • Likes children and demonstrates a caring attitude.
  • Enjoys working as part of a team, demonstrates good classroom management and is confident teaching throughout the infant age range with particular enthusiasm for the Early Years.
  • Has an NVQ 3 or equivalent qualification and is committed to continuing professional development.
  • Is passionate about learning and teaching and keeps up to date with new initiatives.
  • Is flexible and has a great sense of humour!

What the school offers its staff

  • An opportunity to be part of a supportive, enthusiastic and dedicated team who are keen to achieve the very best for themselves and our pupils.
  • An opportunity to be part of a dynamic, progressive school committed to our children.
  • An appropriate CPD programme to meet individual training needs.

Commitment to safeguarding

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process and this may include online searches.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

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About Chellaston Infant School

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 7
Education phase
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School size
290 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 7
Phone number

Infant school catering for children in year groups reception, 1 & 2.

Arranging a visit to Chellaston Infant School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@chellastoni.derby.sch.uk.

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