St Martin’s C of E Primary School, Dorking, is seeking an experienced Special Needs Assistant, to support a child in one of our Year 3 classes who has Special Educational Needs and an EHCP.
This position is for 5 mornings a week – 9.00am to 12.15pm with the opportunity to consider some
Mid-day lunchtime supervision in addition to these hours
The successful candidate would be welcomed warmly to our fully inclusive and positive teaching team and will be committed to actively nurturing good learning behaviours and ensuring that the children in their care make good progress in all areas.
Ideally, candidates will have some previous experience in a KS2 classroom and be able to confidently scaffold next steps in learning; under the guidance of an experienced class teacher. They will have very high expectations and a determination to further their own professional development.
The successful candidate will bring to the school with them, a range of positive professional attitudes including the ability to work hard, maintain confidentiality and will need to have a clear understanding that all children are able to achieve. Ideally, previous experience of supporting a child who finds learning a challenge.
Salary is based on Surrey PS3 based on 38.6 weeks per annum FTE £18,013-£18,957
We are able to offer:
•Skilled, energetic and enthusiastic staff
•Lovely children, who are really keen to learn and effectively supported by their parents
•An exciting curriculum model.
•Effective professional support
•High quality CPD and mentoring.
•Topic focused staff meetings.
•Extensive benefits through Surrey Benefits scheme.
•Employee Wellbeing and Assistance Scheme.
•Close proximity to Dorking mainline/Dorking Deepdene & Dorking West train stations.
St Martin’s C of E Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any appointment will be subject to rigorous safeguarding checks.
Closing date for applications – Friday 6th July at 12 noon
Visits to the school site may be difficult to arrange over the summer but, if you have any questions at all about this position, please email the head teachers and one of the Co-Headteachers will contact you. Contact information can be found when you click on the apply button.
Interviews will be held at the school by arrangement with the short listed candidates.
St Martin's CofE (Cont) Primary School (Dorking) 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.