Teaching Assistant supporting a child with Special Educational Needs
Fixed term contract until March 2021 maternity cover
Grade Scale 3
Range SP 5-6 starting at £21,591-£21,981 Pro Rata (£14,424-£14,685 actual)
27.5 hours per week. Term time only 45.6 weeks
At Gwyn Jones Primary School, we are very proud to be a culturally diverse and inclusive school that is committed to ensuring we aspire to and achieve our motto of “Inspire and Empower” for all members of our community.
We are a Rights Respecting School and we provide a rich, creative and challenging curriculum which inspires children’s curiosity and empowers our pupils to have a voice and be knowledgeable, active global citizens. We have high aspirations for our pupils and we are fully committed to ensuring every child achieves their very best in a safe and nurturing environment.
Gwyn Jones Primary School is looking to appoint a SEN Teaching Assistant for September 2020. We are looking for an enthusiastic, self-motivated person to join our school. You will be supporting a special needs child who has ASD or Down Syndrome or Global Delay.
Experience of working 1:1 is essential, and you will be expected to be able to use some of the following:
- Colourful Semantics
- Now and Next
- Autism Bucket
Applicants who lack experience but have a genuine interest in SEND are more than welcome to apply. More than anything we would like applicants who are able to demonstrate enthusiasm, warmth, dependability, confidence and the versatility to tailor their approach to suit the child
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.
Closing date: Monday 24th August 2020
Shortlisting: Tuesday 25th August 2020
Interview date: Thursday 27th August 2020