Teaching Assistant 1:1 Grade B (SCP 7-11)

FTE Salary £15,115 to £15,807

Depending on candidate: Monday to Friday 8.45am to 1.15pm Pro Rata Salary  £7,433 to £7774 per annum depending on experience

Required to start as soon as possible: A Teaching Assistant to provide 1:1 support for a child with emotional needs. The role is Fixed Term due to a known reduction in pupil numbers and impact on school budget, along with uncertainty of ongoing SEN funding for the pupil.

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 social/emotional educational needs. Lunchtime support will also be required as part of the role. It is likely the role will be mornings only, from 8.45am to 1.15pm, five days a week.

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 or to arrange a visit, please contact the school on 01647 432412.

Please download an Application Form from the Vacancies tab of the website Your completed application should be sent to vacancies@chagford-primary.devon.sch.uk  by 12 noon on the closing date of Friday 3rd November 2017.

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.