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Teaching Assistant

Shirley Warren Primary and Nursery School

Closing Date: 02/12/2020

Contract: Temporary, Part Time

Salary: £14,227-£15,577p.a.

Reference Number: #SW-1120

Fixed Term until 31 August 2021

Grade: 6

Hours: 27.5, term time

We have a number of children with EHCP’s across the school and are looking to recruit staff who will support these children either as individuals or in small groups.

We have a vacancy in both KS1 and KS2.

Previous experience of supporting children with special educational needs is essential. You will be working in close partnership with the class teacher as well as under the overall direction of the SENDCo and Headteacher.

The ideal candidate will be someone who is:

  • enthusiastic, positive and resourceful
  • able to nurture, inspire, motivate and challenge pupils in order to secure high standards for all pupils
  • able to implement clear boundaries and routines using calm, positive behaviour management strategies
  • able to work independently and have good organisational skills
  • able to provide modelling and scaffolding to support children’s engagement able to work as part of the year team under the guidance of the year leader and class teacher to raise attainment and deliver one to one support
  • have a working knowledge of the curriculum and the ability to break down learning into small steps.

Closing Date: 2nd December 2020


Our federation and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role requires an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check.

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