SEN Teaching Assistant – Inclusion Team
29.6 hours worked over five days 8.45am to 3.45pm
To start – 05.09.2022
Pay Scale A1-B1 – start at Point 2 (pro rata for number of hours and term time working)
Temporary contract to August 2023 then dependent on funding
We have an exciting opportunity for a Teaching Assistant to join our Inclusion Team and support pupils in KS1 or KS2 (post to be confirmed on successful applicant’s experience) who have complex needs on a one-to-one basis. The team consists of a group of Teaching Assistants under the guidance of class teachers and SENCo. The ability to work proactively and as part of a team is essential. There will be opportunities in this role to receive high quality training. You will work with all of the pupils on a rota basis and regularly work alongside the other team members to provide small group activities.
These positions are temporary due to the funding requirement of SEN pupils and reviewed annually. Relevant qualifications (NVQ level 2/3 or equivalent) are desirable. Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience.
We are looking for someone who is:
• able to see the potential in all children;
• able to engage and motivate all learners;
• is willing to work with a team who ‘go the extra mile’ for children;
• committed to high standards of attainment and behaviour;
• passionate about children and their learning;
• highly competent in writing and speaking English.
Personal specification and application forms can be downloaded here or from our school website. Any queries can be answered by emailing our Deputy Head Gillian Dudley (see attached advert for full detals)
Closing date: 12pm 10.06.2022
Start date: 05.09.2022
Wigton Moor Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) criminal records check.
We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.
Wigton Moor 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.