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Part-Time Temporary Teaching Assistant - Part-time - Special Needs Position

Weald Community Primary School, Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-2147-71S
  • Posted:22/11/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:05/12/2022 at 14:00
  • Interviews:ASAP


We are looking to appoint a dedicated 1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant to support a pupil in our Reception Class.

This role will involve working with a child with a diagnosis of Autism and developmental delay. You will be supporting the child 1:1 as they embark on their learning journey as well as managing their learning difficulties and personal care.

Weald Community Primary School is very supportive of its staff and would provide training and guidance where needed by the school's SENCO as well as external professionals.

It is desirable that the successful candidate has a child-centred approach with some experience of working with children with SEN together with a firm understanding of the Early Years Framework. They will be a team player and will want to make a difference by supporting the pupil so they can achieve their full potential. 

The contract is temporary, part-time (hours negotiable) and term time only, dependant on the availability of funding.

Weald Community Primary School is committed to equal opportunities and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

 At interview, applicants will be asked for photo identification and proof of qualifications. The successful candidate will be subject to enhanced DBS checks and references.

Information about the school

“Independence is Happiness”

At Weald C. P. S., the values of “respect”, “optimism” and “ambition” are held in high esteem by all members of the school community. Independence and self-confidence are viewed as the key drivers to a happy and productive life and these are nurtured sensitively through the caring and positive relationships which underpin everything that we do. Children are encouraged to fulfil their potential through a creative curriculum that meets the needs of all pupils, develops independent and enquiry-based learning skills and offers appropriate challenges so that they might achieve the highest possible standards in all areas of their lives.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:David Pyle
  • Address:Long Barn Road, Weald, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN14 6PY
  • Telephone: (01732) 463307
  • Email: office@weald.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01732) 463307


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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.