4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    26 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    18 January 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

SCP5 £23,500 – SCP6 £23,893

Actual salary

SCP5 £16,765 – SCP6 £17,354 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a positive and inspiring Teaching Assistant to join the team at Old Buckenham Primary School on a permanent basis. The role will be as a 121 Sen Support Assistant.

Duties will include running specific group and/or 1:1 programmes and activities to assist pupils’ individual learning, medical and social needs, including during lunchtimes. Experience with provisions expected at SEND Support including paediatric first aid are desirable, but not essential, and training will be provided for the successful candidate. The 1:1 SEN Support Assistant will also be responsible for implementing quality first teaching strategies in lessons for students with SEND, in liaison with the SENDCo, class teachers and Learning Support Team.

This is an ideal opportunity for anyone looking to gain experience within the education sector.

Application Closing Date; Monday 26th February 2024

Interview date; tbc


What the school offers its staff

We are a rural community primary school situated in the village of Old Buckenham, Norfolk which first opened back in 1963. We are a joint Primary and Nursery School with exceptional grounds that include two playgrounds, a wildlife area with pond, a vast games’ field, international arboretum, amphitheatre, tunnel and mound, an adventure playground and an exciting and stimulating outdoor learning area for our youngest children. We believe in developing a child’s intellectual, creative, emotional, physical, spiritual and moral aspects of their personality. This takes place in a caring and supportive school that has strong links with the local community. Our school motto is “Inspiring learning for life” and we do this by nurturing lifelong learning, aspiring to outstanding levels of individual achievement and promoting opportunities for children to discover their talents. Our strong leadership team and continuous improvement approach was recognised by Ofsted in our last inspection where we were rated as ‘Good’ in all aspects.


Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education”, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.

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About Old Buckenham Primary School and Nursery

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
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School size
205 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Email address
hr@se-trust.org

We are a rural community primary school situated in the village of Old Buckenham, Norfolk which first opened back in 1963. We are a joint Primary and Nursery School with exceptional grounds that include two playgrounds, a vast games’ field, international arboretum, amphitheatre, tunnel and mound, an adventure playground and an exciting and stimulating outdoor learning area for our youngest children. We believe in developing a child’s intellectual, creative, emotional, physical, spiritual and moral aspects of their personality. This takes place in a caring and supportive school that has strong links with the local community. Our school motto is “Inspiring learning for life” and we do this by nurturing lifelong learning, aspiring to outstanding levels of individual achievement and promoting opportunities for children to discover their talents. Our strong leadership team and continuous improvement approach was recognised by Ofsted in our last inspection where we were rated as ‘Good’ in all aspects.

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