This Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant role is for 17.25 hours per week, term time only (38.4 weeks per year – term time plus 2 INSET days). This will be a job share role with the other TA already in place and working with a named child.
St Mary’s is a friendly and welcoming one form entry infant school in Shackleford, Surrey and all our staff are passionate about teaching and learning, always striving to ensure our children become the best they can be. St Mary’s prides itself on creating a love for learning environment in which children thrive. We were inspected by Ofsted to be Outstanding in February 2019 and received an Excellent rating in our SIAMS inspection (for Church schools) in July 2019.
The purpose of the role is to work alongside and under the direction of the SENDCO and the class teacher delivering a range of interventions and activities 1:1 to a named child and in small group situations within the classroom.
It is essential that candidate has:
• The ability to work as a member of team;
• A patient, calm nature;
• The proven ability to work on their own initiative;
• Excellent interpersonal skills;
• Good literacy and numeracy skills (GCSE English & Maths at Grade C/equivalent or above);
• Good organisational skills;
• Self motivation;
• A good sense of humour.
It is desirable that candidates have:
• SEN experience.
If you believe that you can add further value to outcomes for the children at St Mary’ s, we look forward to hearing from you.Advert Closing date is Tuesday 14th December at midday and Interviews will be held on Tuesday 11th January, time tbc
St Marys CofE VC Infant 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 are an equal opportunities employer.