SEND Teaching Assistant
Salary: A1-B5 (£12,519.88
dependant on experience
Location: The Chalet School, SWINDON
Contract Type: Term Time Only / 29.17 hours per week / 44.6 weeks per year
Contract: Fixed Term, full time
Start date: ASAP
We are a primary special school for children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities (SEND).
The school’s bespoke curriculum has a strong emphasis on Communication, Sensory Processing and a range of Learning Outside of the Classroom activities.
We require an enthusiastic individual to work with the class teacher and be an effective team player to provide support and assistance in the development, education and care of pupils in The Chalet School.
The ideal candidate will:
• Display a willingness to help pupils with a range of care
• Have excellent communication skills
• Be highly motivated
• Be able to work confidently as part of a team
• Be physically fit as the role is physical and demanding
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service Check, references & medical clearance. We are committed to equal opportunities.
CLOSING DATE: Friday 29th September 2020
INTERVIEW DATE: Friday 9th October 2020
The Chalet 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.