Tel: 01553 810326
SEND Teaching Assistant (with some 1:2:1 elements)
Salary: Scale D- 3 to 4
27.5 hours Term Time + 1 week – (£12.18 to £12.38 per hour)
This post will be linked to pupil specific funding supporting children with SEND.
This will be reviewed annually based on SEND funding allocations.
Required from March 2024
Magdalen Academy is a small, rural school which works alongside Wimbotsham and Stow Academy and St Germans Academy under the leadership one Headteacher. We have a well-established proactive staff team that are committed to the education of the whole child.
At Magdalen Academy, you will find a warm and friendly atmosphere, with a purposeful learning environment. We aim to provide happy and supportive surroundings for the children in our care and have in place a wide range of learning experiences to ensure the full growth and development of the child – physically, intellectually, socially and morally.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative and dynamic teaching assistant to work in our small village school. Your role will be to support pupils' learning and play a key role in their development; working closely with the class teacher to implement interventions and targeted group work.
You will be someone who:
Is passionate about working with children.
Has experience of working with children who require SEN provision.
Is creative and can think on their feet.
Has excellent numeracy/ literacy skills.
Works well as part of a team.
Has a clear understanding of safeguarding and keeping children safe in education.
We can offer you:
Dedicated and supportive colleagues.
Opportunities for professional development.
A class of well-behaved, creative, and enthusiastic learners.
If so, we would love to hear from you.
Visits are encouraged or for an informal discussion about the post please email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone on 01553 810326.
How to apply
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You will be able to save your partially completed form and complete it later following the link you will be emailed.
Please ensure you submit your completed form before the closing date/time.
No CVs accepted – please complete an official application form if you wish to be considered for this role.
Closing date: 26th February 2024
Interview date: TBC
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and have the ability to work in a way that promotes the safety and wellbeing of young people.
We aim to be an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications irrespective of race, gender, religion, disability, sexual orientation and/or age. We value the individuality and creativity that every worker potentially brings to the workforce. Please be advised that by completing an application form you are subject to The Unity Education Trust’s privacy notice which can be found at Statutory Policies | Unity Education Trust.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references – references will be sought prior to interview. Proof of qualification is compulsory.
This post will come under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations. Provision of false data is an offence and will result in your application being rejected.
This school accepts applications through their own website, where you may also find more information about this job.
Visas cannot be sponsored.