Teaching Assistants 1:1 (x2)

Scotter Primary School, High Street, Scotter, Gainsborough, DN21 3RY

Job Category
Schools - Support
Job Location(s)
G3 SCP 6-9
Contract Type
Appointment Type
Hours per week
16.5 and 20
Contact Name
Sarah Curtis
Contact Phone Number
01724 762259
Contact Email Address
Closing Date
Job Reference

www.scotter.lincs.sch.uk           Tel: 01724 762259

Headteacher: Mrs Tracy Cockram

One to One Teaching Assistant x 2 positions                Temporary Contracts

Position 1 - 16.25 hrs./week, 39 weeks per year - Monday – Friday (mornings)

Position 2 – 20 hrs. /week, 39 weeks per year - Monday – Friday(mornings) plus 3 x afternoons.

Salary Scale G3 06  16.25 hrs. - £7,903.13 pa (£18,562 pro rata)

                                20.0 hrs. - £9,726.93 pa (£18,562 pro rata)

Start date: As soon as possible

We are seeking an enthusiastic and experienced Learning Support Assistant who will be able to support a child with special educational needs in Key Stage 2.

The role of a 1:1 Learning Support Assistant is crucial in ensuring that the curriculum is personalised for individual pupils. The person will be confident in adapting activities to allow the child in their care to make good or better progress.

We are looking for someone with:

  • A proven track record of working with children using positive behaviour strategies
  • A proactive and caring approach to developing children’s learning
  • Excellent communication and team working skills
  • The ability to promote social development and learning
  • A willingness to encourage a child with specific needs to reach their full potential.

The main purpose of this role will be to support a child on a daily basis, liaising with school staff and parents to ensure the best possible outcome for the child in their care.

This position will be a Temporary Contract, until the end of August 2022. The contract may end sooner should there be any changes regarding the Health Care Plan or the child leaves the school before this date.

Application packs are available from the school website www.scotter.lincs.sch.uk and are to be returned to Sarah Curtis, School Business Manager, by email  to sarah.curtis@scotter.lincs.sch.uk or to the main office at the above address.

Closing date for applications - 23:57 Monday 8 March 2021

Interview date – Monday 15 March 2021

Scotter Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS. References will be taken prior to interview.

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.

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.

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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