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SEND Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Guston CEP School, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-3169-86S
  • Posted:04/08/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:31/08/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


SEND Teaching Assistant

We are looking to appoint a SEND Teaching Assistant to support a YR pupil with ASD.  Much of the work will be 1:1.     

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to make a real difference to a child’s development, supporting and encouraging them as they strive to achieve their goals.

The successful candidate must have experience working with children with ASD in either a mainstream or a specialist setting.  Ideally they will have experience of Early Years settings.  They must also have a good standard of English (written and spoken) and Maths to enable them to model and support appropriately, as well as excellent interpersonal skills. 

We can offer the successful candidate the opportunity to work with great children, and be part of a fabulous team. 

The post is initially offered on a fixed term basis from September 2022 to 31st August 2023.  Hours are 8.30am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday, term time only.  

Guston Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and all posts are subject to mandatory checks for safeguarding and employment.

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Information about the school

We are a semi-rural school, set in very attractive surroundings. The school is housed in modern buildings, and is very well resourced throughout. Christian values, a caring ethos and having high self-esteem and expectations are important to us. Our children are enthusiastic, positive learners, and are a joy to teach. For many of them English is an additional language. All the staff enjoy working as a close team, being completely committed to the progress and well-being of our learners, but also having lots of fun.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Deby Day
  • Address:Burgoyne Heights, Dover, Kent, CT15 5LR
  • Telephone: (01304) 206847
  • Email: office@guston.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01304) 210698


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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.