Salary: Hay 10 (£14,691 - £15,902 per annum)
Hours: 32 hours, 30 minutes per week, Monday to Friday
This is a temporary post that will end when the funding ceases or the child leaves the school.
Are you passionate about early year’s education? If so we have an exciting opportunity for a teaching assistant to join our early year’s team to support children with SEN/ASC.
Applications are invited from high quality candidates to join an exciting and committed team at Kings’ Forest Primary School. We are looking to recruit an SEND EYTA who is genuinely inspired to work with SEN/ASC children within a strong, supportive team, delivering high quality provision for the children within our care.
We are looking for someone who:
•Holds GCSEs at Grade C or above in English and maths (or equivalent qualifications).
•Has paediatric first aid certificate or willingness to be trained in paediatric first aid.
•Holds NVQ Level 3 for Teaching assistants
•Has experience of working effectively supporting children in a learning environment in EYFS.
•Has experience and/or knowledge of supporting children with ASC
•Understanding of principles of child development and learning processes and barriers to learning
•Has high aspirations for all children
•Is able to build strong relationships
•Is willing to go the extra mile for the children we serve
The school can offer:
•Excellent resources and outdoor learning space
•Excellent program of professional development including through our 10-school teaching school alliance and leadership development
•The opportunity to work within a forward-thinking school as part of a vibrant team of professionals committed to ensuring every child succeeds
•Engaged and well-behaved children
•Supportive parents and governors
Applicants are encouraged to visit our school before applying. To arrange a visit please contact the school office.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and all appointments will be subject to appropriate vetting, including an enhanced DBS disclosure check.
Closing date: 2nd September 2019, 12 noon
Interview date: 9th September 2019
Kings' Forest Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.