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SEN Teaching Assistant (ASC/SLCN) - Full-time

Seal CE Primary School, Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-3035-256S
  • Posted:15/09/2022
  • Pay:KR5
  • Start Date:asap
  • App Close Date:15/10/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:tbc

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At Seal we feel we matter and are valued. Together we achieve and succeed.

We believe that learning should be a rewarding and enjoyable experience for all. We have developed an exciting, new and irresistible curriculum which promotes independence through purposeful learning experiences.

Seal has an exciting opportunity for a skilled, highly motivated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to support  a year 3 pupil. The post offered is a full time,  temporary contract, initially for one year. Hours of work will be 8:30am to 3:30pm. The position is paid at KR5.

Experience of supporting pupils with social emotional and mental health needs and cognition and learning would be desirable. We are looking for an individual who is able to support an individual's learning in class through:

  • Using visual supports to help them better understand their routine and a basic knowledge of Makaton
  • simplifying communication and allow time for them to process information
  • using social stories to develop greater social understanding
  • consider the school environment and think about how you can make it more comfortable.
  • keep a behaviour diary/ABC chart
  • use a stress scale, the incredible five-point scale to turn emotions into more concrete concepts. 
  • establish good communication with parents/carers
  • adapt learning opportunities to the pupil's needs.

In return, we offer a commitment to your professional development and a supportive and friendly team that work together towards the bright future of our amazing school.

Seal CE Primary are committed to the protection and safeguarding of children.

Information about the school

Seal CE Primary School is part of the Inspire Federation and linked with Four Elms Primary and Maypole Primary School in Dartford. Our Federation provides opportunity for all within an environment of inclusiveness, respect and compassion. Collaboration empowers us to offer the very best experience for all children. Through strong partnerships, we embrace new ideas together, finding innovative ways to create an environment that endorses the very best learning so all children can reach their potential.

Seal CE Primary is a good school. We are two form entry and have our own community farm and two forest schools on site. Our curriculum is based on four curriculum values; academic excellence, personalisation, character education and metacognition. We treat every child as an individual and believe that 'together we can achieve and succeed.'

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01732 764249

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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.