Maesycoed Primary School
Temporary Special Needs Support Assistant
27 ½ Hours per week- Term Time Only (Monday to Friday)
Salary – Grade 3 £18,065 X 65%
The Governing Body of Maesycoed Primary School requires a Special Needs Support Assistant to work on a 1 : 1 basis with a KS2 pupil.
You will be:
Ensuring that the pupil concerned is integrated into the mainstream of the school under the leadership of the Headteacher.
• Be able to follow an intimate care plan.
• Supervising the pupil whilst they move around the school, during short breaks and lunchtimes.
• Assisting in teaching of the curriculum as well as independent skills, appropriate social interaction and social behaviour both in and out of the classroom.
• Working flexibly under the direction of staff.
You need to:
• Have the confidence and written skills to maintain records, including working alongside the teacher to maintain detailed observation notes.
• Have excellent literacy and numeracy skills.
• Be an enthusiastic member of a well-motivated team.
• Be able to build positive and productive relationships with parents.
• Be willing to learn and undertake training.
The post holder will need to have a good understanding of special educational needs including experience of supporting pupils with visual impairment, mobility difficulties and global delay.
Closing Dates for applications is 12.00 noon on Friday 25th September 2020
PROTECTING CHILDREN AND VULNERABLE ADULTS IS A CORE RESPONSIBILITY OF ALL STAFF APPOINTED TO THE COUNCIL. IN ADDITION TO THIS SAFEGUARDING RESPONSIBILITY, THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT FOR THIS ROLE WILL ALSO BE SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED DISCLOSURE AND BARRING SERVICE CHECK
In view of the large number of Application Forms which are currently being submitted, individual applications are not acknowledged. Consequently if you do not hear from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application is unsuccessful on this occasion. In which case you are thanked for the interest you have shown in applying for a position within the Council.
Maes-Y-Coed 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.