SEN 1:1 Teaching Assistant

Hawthorn Tree Primary School, Toot Lane, Boston, PE21 0PT.

Job Category
Schools - Support
Job Location(s)
Boston; Lincolnshire
G3 (pro rata)
Contract Type
Appointment Type
Hours per week
Contact Name
Lynda Jackson
Contact Phone Number
Contact Email Address
Closing Date
Job Reference

Special Educational Needs Teaching Assistant

required as soon as possible 

Scale: G3 £17,007 - £19,171 pro rata - 18 hrs per week (Five mornings a week with remaing 3 hours by negotiation)

(Please Note: Special Educational Needs 1:1 appointments cease when the pupil leaves the school)

We are looking for an enthusiastic, skilled and highly motivated Special Needs Teaching Assistant to work with a Y5 pupil with complex needs and a specific Education, Health and Care Plan. This post is pivotal to its consistent and effective implementation.

You will be responsible for supporting learning on a day-to-day basis, implementing specific interventions, promoting social integration and supporting emotional well-being. Working as part of a team of responsible adults and reporting to parents and the child’s class teacher, under the supervision of the school’s special needs coordinator.

The confidence to work flexibly and the ability to build and sustain effective relationships with the pupil and their family, are also essential. A knowledge and experience of Special Educational needs and implementing interventions would be of an advantage in fulfilling this role and the opportunity for additional training will also be provided.

The successful candidate will work with and have very high expectations of all pupils. This is an exciting and challenging opportunity to join our dedicated team of professionals, with KS2 experience being preferred.

Completed applications forms should be forwarded  to:

Closing date 30th September 2020

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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