Teaching Assistant - SEN Support

Wood Farm Primary School, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 8QQ

This job expired on 2 December 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    January 2023

  • Closing date

    2 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - until August 2023 (may extend)

Actual salary

£15,143 - £15,419

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for one or more patient, skilled, and hardworking people, to join us in our Year 1 and 2 team as Teaching Assistants to support children with a high level of special educational needs.

The post is specifically created to provide additional support to children with special educational needs within years 1 and 2 (six and seven-year-olds). You will ideally have a particular interest, or prior experience in supporting children with special needs, in particular those with social and emotional needs.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • A positive, outgoing and resilient person, who enjoys working in a busy team
  • Flexible, and with the patience to adapt to an individual child’s changing needs
  • Committed to including all children, and helping every child achieve
  • Confident in their own English communication, reading, writing and maths, so that they can support children to make great progress
  • Hardworking and reliable

What the school offers its staff

This is a wonderful opportunity to join our exceptional school. Wood Farm is a very successful, diverse primary school in the Headington area of Oxford, with a strong reputation for inclusion: ensuring that children of different abilities and needs can learn successfully together.

In return we can offer the successful candidate a strong and supportive professional team and excellent training and development opportunities.

Commitment to safeguarding

Wood Farm Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff and volunteers are also expected to promote fundamental British values. This post involves the type of work with children and young people that require applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All cases are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed.

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About Wood Farm Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
393 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01865 762575

Wood Farm Primary School is a vibrant and thriving two-form entry school in the Headington area of Oxford. Already judged ‘good’ by Ofsted our school is an exciting and fulfilling place to work, where all members of the school community strive to be the best they can be.

Arranging a visit to Wood Farm Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sbm.2589@wood-farm.oxon.sch.uk.

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