Status: Fixed term contract until 31st July 2021
Hours: 19.5 hours (3 days)
Working weeks per year: 38 weeks per year
Grade: £12,303 - £12,800
Post Start Date: September
Closing Date for Applications: 21st August 2020
Peareswood Primary School is seeking to appoint a SEN Assistant to join part of their team. This post will be ideal for someone already working within education with a passion for Special Educational Needs, aspiring to take the next steps towards specialising in this field.
As part of the role you will gain experience working across all age groups, supporting the inclusion team with the vital administration function.
The role requires someone who is flexible, understanding and able to adapt to different situations. The role will be working with matters of a sensitive nature and the successful candidate will need to be professional and understand the importance of confidentiality.
The start date will be as soon as possible in September according to the successful candidate’s current position and the appropriate checks being made. The post will initially be based at Peareswood Primary School for 3 days per week.
Our staff dedicate a lot of their time and effort into ensuring our schools are successful and their well being is of the upmost important to us. Staff receive:
. 3 extra paid well-being days per year
. Cross-Trust support
. Coaching and mentoring
. Employee Assistance Program
. Strong commitment to professional development
. The opportunity to observe other schools
. A supportive network of colleagues
. The opportunity to take part in forward thinking initiatives involving families and communities
. A supportive and happy place to work where staff are valued and celebrated
. The opportunity to work with our school’s well-being dog, Elsie and experience the opportunity this provides our children
. Supervision and additional emotional support
Candidates must read the job description and be able to fulfil the person specification, due to the nature of the role, successful candidates will have achieved Maths, English and IT qualifications as well as other professional learning relevant to the field.
Interviews will take place throughout August and September.
Peareswood 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.