Required to start Autumn Term 2017: A full-time Teaching Assistant to provide 1:1 support for a child with autism and global developmental delay, in a Reception Class of 24 pupils, working the class teacher and other Foundation Stage staff. The role is Fixed Term due to a known reduction in pupil numbers and staffing implications.
We are looking for a caring individual with a creative approach to learning. You will possess the ability to develop warm, positive relationships, provide practical guidance and set clear boundaries. The successful candidate will have excellent literacy and numeracy skills (at least Grade C or above at GCSE level or equivalent) and ideally have experience of working 1:1 with special educational needs. Lunchtime support will also be required as part of the role.
Grade B £7.83 to £8.19 per hour depending on experience
8.45 am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday term time only (31 1/4 hours per week)
Actual Salary: £10,558 to £11,042 depending on experience
Appointment Term: Fixed Term
Appointment Type: Term Time only
Closing Date: Monday 3rd July 2017
Interview Date: Thursday 6th July 2017
Chagford Church of England Primary School is a thriving and inclusive community of learners. Our ‘family feel’ promotes a strong sense of belonging and responsibility, and celebrates the diversity of our community through our inclusive policies, ethos, curriculum, actions and relationships. We are committed to inclusion and to meeting the needs of every child. We offer the opportunity to work as part of a friendly and hard-working team. If you would like an informal chat with our Headteacher, Mrs Liz Wiseman please contact the school on 01647 432412.
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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A DBS disclosure is required for this post.