This job expired on 23 September 2021

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    23 September 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    13 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
10 hours per week - currently 2 hours per afternoon 13.15 - 15.15 rising to full time (25 hours per week) in line with the needs of the child.
Contract type
Fixed term (Fixed term ending 31/08/2022)
Annual or full-time equivalent (FTE) salary
Salary is at point 3-4 £18,562 - £18,948 FTE
Actual salary
Actual salary £4447.54 - £4540.03 based on 10 hours . Actual salary based on 25 hours is £11,118.86 – £11,350.08

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint a motivated, experienced Special Needs Assistant, to work in our school with children who have SEND Needs. The start date for this position is ASAP.

You must be flexible, adaptive and willing to work in partnership with class teachers and senior leaders in order to provide a safe and secure learning environment for all pupils.

Ideal candidates will:

• Hold relevant qualifications in learning support – such as NVQ/Level 3 Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools. NVQ Childcare and Education etc.

• Previous experience of working in a school or supporting children’s learning and development

• Have GCSE Maths and English at Grade C and above or equivalent

• Hold a first aid qualification or be prepared to attend training.

• Be committed to the school’s ethos – skills, goals, belief, success.

• Excellent behaviour management.

• Experienced in using P.A.C.E style strategies.

• A team player who is also able to work individually.

• Have a firm commitment to providing the very best outcomes for our pupils.

• Humour is also required!

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
School size
324 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact email
Contact phone number

About St George's Beneficial Church of England (Voluntary Controlled) Primary School

St George’s Beneficial C of E Primary School is a small, friendly community school where every child is valued. We are located in the heart of Portsea and support 330 children from nursery through to year 6 who are all from diverse backgrounds.

School location

Hanover Street, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 3BN

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