240 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    January 2023

  • Closing date

    6 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 December 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Actual salary

£14,142.00 - £14,663.00

Pay scale

Grade C

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will have:

• Experience of working within a primary school with a working knowledge of KS1/KS2
• Deep understanding of supporting children with additional needs
• Experience working 1:1 as a Teaching Assistant
• GCSEs or equivalent in Maths and English grade C or above and be able to illustrate good literacy and numeracy skills
• Excellent communication skills and ability to work as part of a team
• Working knowledge of supporting pupils with emotional difficulties
• Experience of Emotional Literacy Support, THRIVE or similar would be advantageous

What the school offers its staff

Salisbury Road Primary have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, dedicated, and hard-working SEND Teaching Assistant. The successful candidate will be a good team player, have a flexible approach and have the ability to develop positive behaviour strategies with children with additional needs.

Further details about the role

With nine individual primary schools, the Learning Academies Trust is the largest primary school trust in Plymouth and the first education employer in Plymouth to achieve the Livewell Southwest Wellbeing at Work Bronze Award. The Trust is committed to supporting the wellbeing of all staff and is proud to work closely with official bodies to ensure we have a holistic approach to staff wellbeing.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; pre-employment checks will be carried out; references will be sought for all shortlisted candidates and all shortlisted candidates will be requested to complete a questionnaire about any convictions or adult cautions that are unspent. Guidance will be given to those shortlisted. Appointment is subject to an Enhanced DBS

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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About Salisbury Road Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
405 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Email address
hr@learningat.uk
Phone number
01752 660566

Salisbury Road is one of nine schools that form the Learning Academies Trust. Our partnership is embedded by clear values and working collaboratively with other local schools brings a wealth of experience and expertise to enhance our curriculum provision. Salisbury Road is a warm and friendly school that promotes a set of values and a vision for all of its children which we hope will enhance and inspire the lives of not only the children who attend our school but their families and the wider community. We would like all our children, irrespective of background or special need, to be prepared for success in their future lives. We will achieve this by nurturing and developing their achievement, their experiences and their skills and we will provide the skills and knowledge needed to promote growth mindsets and build resilience in our children. We recognise the vital part parents play in their children’s learning and are committed to developing partnerships with parents.

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