- Job role
- Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
- Working pattern
- Part time
29.25 hours per week
- Contract type
- Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
- SCP5 - £19,312
- Actual salary
- £13,073 - £13,307
STUDENT SUPPORT ASSISTANT
29.25 hours a week
Salary: £13,073- £13,307 pro rata per annum
We are looking to appoint a Student Support Assistant to start at Fakenham Academy in the Autumn Term. The successful candidate will be expected to work flexibly with students with a diverse range of special educational needs, including learning, physical and medical difficulties, enabling them access to the Curriculum. Applicants will need a good basic education, good communication skills and an interest in working with young people.
Previous experience of working with young people, or in an educational environment, is desirable. Consideration will be given to applicants who are considering a career in education and wish to gain experience. This is a fantastic opportunity for applicants with patience, understanding and a commitment to the success of every child to join our school community.
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and prompting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check and all necessary safeguarding checks before employment commences.
Closing Date for Applications: Monday 1st November 2021 – 12 noon
Interviews will take place on: Friday 5th November 2021
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- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 18
- Education phase
- School size
- 815 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 18
About Fakenham Academy
Fakenham Academy is a local school with high ambitions and a key drive for continuous improvement. We believe that education is the key to transforming life chances, and that by creating an outstanding learning environment where all students are happy and taught well, we will enhance their prospects to become productive, successful citizens of the future. Our core standards include high expectations of everyone in our learning community; good discipline consistently applied; reliably good quality teaching; a commitment from parents to work in partnership with the academy and respectful, positive relationships between everyone in our learning community. For us it is about educating the whole child through a diverse and broad curriculum and making sure they are prepared to enter today’s modern world, as well rounded capable young men and women. Our latest Ofsted inspection recognised the high level standard we work hard to deliver resulting in being rated a “good” school in all aspects of the inspection.
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