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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    23 November 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    19 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Teaching assistant
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Will consider part time, term time
30.75 hours per week Term time only plus 2 INSET days
Contract type
Fixed term (Temporary contract linked to SEN funding)
Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary
£18,933 pro rata
Actual salary
£13277.60 per annum

Job summary

Teaching Assistant (SEN support)
Somerset grade 14, scp 4. £18,933 per annum, pro rata
Actual Salary £13277.60 per annum
Temporary Contract linked to SEND funding
30.75 hours per week
Term time only plus 2 INSET days
Start: December 2021 (subject to completion of pre-employment checks)

We are seeking to appoint a SEN support Teaching Assistant with a keen interest in the education of primary aged children to join our small, vibrant and happy village school in Nunney, near Frome.

We are looking for someone who can:
• Work on a one-to-one basis supporting children with Education Health Care Plans both in and out of the classroom. This will be under the guidance of an experienced Special Educational Needs Co-ordinator and external professionals.
• Enthuse and engage and have experience of supporting children across the Key Stages
• Calmly de-escalate situations and support self-regulation.
• Work as a lunchtime play leader to continue to support all children’s social and emotional development.
• Show patience and sensitivity and be committed to ensuring all pupils succeed.
• Demonstrate a love of learning and be driven by self-improvement, use their initiative and be reflective about their working practice.

A sense of humour and willingness to work flexibly is a distinct advantage.

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 9
Education phase
School size
55 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 9
Contact phone number
01373 836429

About Nunney First School

Nunney First School is a single form entry school, situated in an expanding village, located to the north of the Mendip Hills serving the local community and surrounding areas. We are part of The Partnership Trust and share the same values and ethos. Within this, Nunney First School operates independently and focuses teaching and learning, resources and management to meet the specific needs of four to nine year olds.

Nunney First School creates a safe, respectful and nurturing environment, which maximises each child’s sense of wellbeing and acquisition of skills for life and learning. It is our vision that all children at Nunney First School are resilient, confident and enjoy school. They have a love for learning, work hard and progress and achieve well, both in and out of the classroom. The school celebrates achievement in all areas and encourages children to persevere when faced with challenges. We prepare children for a future full of opportunities by building confidence, communication skills and the ability to problem solve. The natural environment inspires much of our work, helping children to understand relationships and find their own unique place in our ever changing world. Parent partnership is extremely important to us and we strive to ensure that we provide excellent communication with families and carers at all times.

We are a committed, friendly and supportive staff team aiming for excellence for all. Our leadership team has a wealth of experience and a drive to promote professional development. We have supportive and committed governors and delightful, kind and friendly children who are eager to learn.

Arranging a visit to Nunney First School

If you would like to be part of a wonderful school with an inspirational staff. Please contact Rachael Logan Thomas, School Office Administrator, for a school visit on 01373 836429.

School location

Catch Road, Frome, Somerset, BA11 4NE

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