GCSE (or equivalent) English and maths grade C or above (9-4)
Willingness to undertake further training as required
Experience of working with children, either in a paid or voluntary capacity, within in a school
Experience of working as a teaching assistant (SEN) or equivalent and supporting students with ASD
Experience of assisting with the assessment, recording and reporting of student’s progress
Certificate in learning support (or equivalent)
Ability and willingness to work flexibly within the school
Able to work as a member of a team
A calm but authoritative manner with students
Ability to facilitate the student’s independent learning
Ability to relate well to students, parents/carers and staff
Ability to follow and apply the teacher’s instructions and clearly explain these to the student
Ability to develop the high-quality learning resources under the direction of the teacher
Ability to accurately record and report on the student’s progress
The school is fortunate to have hugely-committed staff who give their all, take Public Service seriously and are keen to provide extra-curricular activities in a multitude of areas. John Kyrle aims to provide all students with a life-enhancing secondary school experience where students feel happy and secure yet challenged.
- Generous Local Government Pension
- Staff Events - including Tea & Toast Fridays!
- Free, onsite parking
- Onsite Gym
- Welcoming and inclusive environment
Responsible to: Wye learn centre manager/assistant SENCO
Main Purpose of the role:
To support the educational, medical, personal, social and behavioural needs of a student with special educational needs.
To promote the student’s self-esteem and independence.
To support the principles and ethos of the school.
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