Epsom Primary and Nursery School is recruiting for an outstanding full time SEND Teaching Assistant to start ASAP.
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At Epsom Primary & Nursery School (EPS) ‘Every Person Shines’ as we nurture individuals talents and create an environment where staff wellbeing and professional development are key to our success.
We are an innovative and forward thinking school rated ‘Good’. Ofsted Inspection July 2019. We wish to attract the most ambitious teaching and support staff.
Please see our Head Teacher’s Letter to Candidates in the application pack for more details of the benefits that make up our well-being package.
Under normal circumstances visits would be warmly welcomed, however due to Covid-19 this is not possible. We would welcome a telephone appointment with any interested candidates to enable us to have an opportunity to share our values and vision with you. If you would like to arrange a telephone, appointment please contact the HR Manager.
SEND Teaching Assistant
• Hours: 32.5 hours per week
• Weeks: 38 weeks per year
• Salary: Scale Surrey S3 (full time equivalent £17,663). Salary offer to be determined depending on qualifications and experience
• Actual Salary Pro Rata from £13,366 (S3.0)
• Duration: Fixed Term to 31/08/2022 with a view to permanent
• Closing Date: 17/01/2021 (midnight)
• Remote Interviews: Wednesday 20th January 2021.
Do you have what it takes to make a significant contribution to our school?
We are looking for an SEND TA who will enable our children to access the curriculum and ensure outcomes are met by providing highly effective targeted provision, care and support for children with additional needs, throughout the school day.
As part of your role you will, under the direction of a teacher and SENCo, support the learning process and create an educational environment in which the pupil's full potential will be achieved.
This role will include attending to the pupils’ personal needs including toileting, hygiene, dressing and eating, as well as help with social, emotional, welfare and health matters.
A full job description and person specification are available to download from the e-teach website.
Interviews will include a task and/or observation. The panel will include Headteacher and Early Years and Key Stage 1 SENCo.
We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a particularly strong candidate. Therefore, we recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.
Epsom Primary and Nursery School is a forward thinking and innovative school, with ambition and educational excellence at the core of its values.
The school has excellent facilities including a high tech library and a nurture room. We have a Family Centre on site and currently have 526 children on roll.
We are proud of our diversity and work hard to ensure that we offer an inclusive and supportive environment for all of our children. Our children’s learning, development and wellbeing are at the heart of everything we do.
We cannot accept CVs. This post requires an Enhanced DBS disclosure and all relevant safeguarding checks. Epsom Primary & Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We promote diversity and want a workforce, which reflects the population of our community.
Epsom Primary and Nursery 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.