Learning Support Assistant - SEND 1:1 Support

Tedder County Primary School, Trenchard Road, Ashby De La Launde, Lincoln, LN4 3JY

Job Category
Schools - Support
Job Location(s)
Ashby de la Launde
Grade G3 (Point 6-9): 18,065-19,171 pro rata
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Appointment Type
Hours per week
26 hours 15 minutes (term time plus 5 days)
Contact Name
Alison Crawshaw
Contact Phone Number
Contact Email Address
Closing Date
Job Reference

Are you the person we are looking for to join our team?

Are you passionate about learning?

Are you open to continuously improving your practice in line with the most up to date research?

Do you believe that the best teaching has the power to transform children’s lives?

If you have answered yes to all of the above, then we would love to hear from you.

An exciting opportunity for a 1:1 Teaching Assistant has arisen, at Tedder County Primary, to support a child on the Autistic Spectrum with an EHCP. Contract Term: Fixed term until child leaves school or Educational Healthcare Plan funding ceases.

Candidates must:

  • Be patient, caring, supportive and flexible.
  • Be reflective and analytical.
  • Be able to build relationships effectively.
  • Make learning fun.
  • Be able to work on specific support programmes as directed.
  • Be willing to learn about the child’s individual learning plan.
  • Work well as part of a team and make an invaluable contribution to the school.
  • Be willing to contribute to school life outside of the classroom.

Ideally, our candidates will have the following qualifications, or will have previous experience of working with children with autism.

  • Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools or equivalent
  • Have English and Maths GCSE.

We can offer:

  • A supportive, dedicated team.
  • Excellent strategies for dealing with autism.
  • Exciting CPD opportunities.
  • Strong governance.
  • Supportive parents.

To obtain an application form and job description please go to our website.  https://www.tedder.lincs.sch.uk/

Completed applications to be submitted electronically to Alison.crawshaw@tedder.lincs.sch.uk.

Closing Date for completed applications:  Friday 25th September 2020

Tedder C P School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Due to current restrictions in place due to Covid-19, there may be some delay in interviews being undertaken.  When interviews do take place the school will contact you directly.  When interviews are taking place schools will follow all Government and Public Health England Guidelines.

In accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 (Fluency Duty), the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

Lincolnshire County Council 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.

Here at Lincolnshire County Council, we want our workforce to reflect the make-up of the community we serve. Therefore we welcome all applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability. We consider ourselves to be a family friendly employer, and offer flexible working patterns.

All shortlisted candidates will need to verify their eligibility to work in the UK at interview.

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