Salary: £18,562 per annum, pro rata
Contract type: Fixed term
Working pattern: Part-time, term-time only
Closing date: Friday 15 January 2021 at 9am
How to apply: To apply please go to http://arkblacklandsprimary.org/vacancies.
Who to contact if you have a query: Please contact Mr Higgins-Gooch on 01424 429279 or firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a visit to the school or informal chat.
About the role
Ark Blacklands is a popular and over-subscribed school in the heart of Hastings. As part of the Ark schools’ network we are committed to making sure that every child has access to a great education and real choices in life. We know that great schools need great teaching staff, which is why we offer you the very best training and support at every stage of your career.
We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated Individual Needs Assistant to support a child with an EHCP in KS2. This role is part time and fixed term, for the length of time the child remains at Blacklands. The working pattern will be agreed with successful applicants according to the needs of the child. The role will involve helping to implement work programmes for identified children, assisting in planning and the management and preparation of resources as well as supporting with the wider class as directed. We can offer you a friendly, supportive school and opportunities for professional development.
The successful candidate will:
• have experience of working with primary aged children with SEND, including Autism and ADHD
• have experience of supporting children with sensory needs
• have skills in supporting the development of Speech and Language
• have good literacy and mathematical skills
• have resilience in the face of challenging behaviour
• be prepared to support with personal care as required
• be hard working and adaptable to change
If you have a passion for education, we can offer you support and challenge to develop further. By joining the Ark schools network, you will gain access to an exclusive range of benefits including comprehensive CPD, reduced gym membership, large retail discounts as well as the unique opportunity to apply for international exchanges and other scholarship prospects.
Start date: February 2021
Contract: Fixed term, for the length of time the child remains at Blacklands.
Hours: Part time, 15 hours per week, Monday to Friday
Salary: £18,562 pro rata, £9.89 per hour (Actual Salary £6,623)
Closing date: 9am on Friday 15th January 2021.
Interviews: Interviews will be arranged as suitable candidates are identified, so early application is strongly advised.
Ark Blacklands Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.