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  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    15 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    26 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

Working pattern

Part time: 28 hours and 45 mins (28.75 hours) per week, 8.30am to 3.15pm (with 1 hour unpaid lunch break) term time only

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Level 5, point 7-12

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone to join our Inclusion Team as a Teaching Assistant - SEMH at our large Infant and Nursery school. Hamstel Infant School and Nursery prides itself on being a child focused, caring, inclusive community; one in which all stakeholders views are valued. We are proud to be held in high esteem by our families and the local community and wish to share this valued position with the right candidate.

What the school offers its staff

At Hamstel Infant School and Nursery there is always a warm welcome awaiting you in an environment that is both happy and safe. Our special motto is ‘We Care…’ and this is fundamental to everyone and everything we do. Our school is an inclusive, caring and vibrant educational learning space that has grown to four forms of entry with a Nursery of 48 full-time equivalent places.


Vacancy TA – SEMH (Social, Emotional & Mental Health) We have a fabulous team of committed and enthusiastic staff, all of whom are supported by the excellent resources we have on a spacious site, with well-resourced facilities and the expertise to provide the children with unique opportunities for learning. We have a large team of highly dedicated professionals who are committed to guiding the children’s learning and development to enable them to reach their full potential. Our team uses a whole school nurture approach to guide children with their personal and social skills in order to prepare them for life-long learning. We are a very inclusive school and pride ourselves in treating every child and family as individuals. We encourage all our children to achieve their best and grow into thoughtful, kind and considerate members of the school community and society as a whole. We take great pride in sharing our school’s many achievements and special awards to advance our skills and support others too

Further details about the role

The main scope of the job will be: • Working closely and under the direction of the Trust’s two Inclusion Managers and the school’s Inclusion Support Lead • Support in classrooms on low level disruption and supporting teachers and other staff with appropriate strategies. • Supporting pupils to be included in the classroom and limiting time out of class. The role requires the holder to be passionate and have experience with inclusion and hands-on practice of supporting children with challenging behaviours.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Hamstel Infant School and Nursery

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
462 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 7
Phone number
01702 987890

Arranging a visit to Hamstel Infant School and Nursery

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@porticoacademytrust.co.uk.

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