High Down Infant School in Portishead require wrap around support for a pupil in Reception Year. This support has been broken down into three posts, but applicants are welcome to apply for a combination of the posts.
The pupil the Postholder(s) will be supporting has high level social and communication needs. Full training will be provided.
The contracts will start as soon as possible and the term of each is fixed until 31st August 2022 or the withdrawal of the funding if earlier.
The 1:1 LSA posts are graded at JG3 - £19.312 - £19,698 per annum full time equivalent, (hourly rate £10.01 - £10.21).
The 1:1 SMSA post is graded at JG1C - £17,842 - £18,198 per annum full time equivalent, (hourly rate £9.25 - £9.43).
The ability to work as part of a team under the direction of the class teacher is essential, however we are also looking for somebody who is able to use his/her initiative to fully support the integration of the child and work through any programmes of support as indicated on the pupil’s IEP.
We can offer a friendly and supportive environment with a commitment to high standards and continuing professional development.
High Down Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. Proof of essential qualifications listed in the job description/person specification will also be required.