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SEN TA Post 1:1 - Part-time

Sholden CEP School, Deal

  • Ref:KCC886-3358-82S
  • Posted:11/03/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:22/03/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Tuesday 26th March 2019


Term Time only for 20 hours per week on KR3 FTE

This post is available immediately.

Please note that this position is a Temporary Contract whilst the child is at Sholden Primary School and receiving high needs funding.

We are looking for a candidate who has very high expectations of themselves and others and works well within a team.  The successful candidate will work with a child with significant ASD needs including medical and should be happy to support personal care needs.  

We are seeking to appoint a suitable candidate to work with a Year 1 child with some complex ASD needs.  The role will involve working primarily with the named child and the successful candidate will be involved in working closely alongside the class teacher to deliver appropriate support.

They will need to be passionate about working with children with Special Educational Needs, and can help us make a positive impact on our childrens’ lives. The successful applicant will ideally have experience working with children and have the initiative to follow and implement personalised education and health plans with the child in order to help them reach their full potential. They will need to have high standards of work ethic in terms of motivation, personal presentation, punctuality, professional standards, good communication and team work. Full training will be given for supporting the medical needs of the child.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Ideally have some knowledge or experience working with children and young people with an ASD SEND.
  • Have the energy and enthusiasm to provide personalised learning experiences to children with an ASD SEND.
  • Have a calm, patient and encouraging manner, with an ability to make learning fun.
  • An ability to be self-motivated and manage time effectively in order to maximise children’s learning time.
  • Flexible and willing to support the child in a variety of situations, possibly including on the playground at lunch time.

It is essential that the applicant has good literacy/numeracy skills and should preferably hold a teaching assistant qualification.

We are committed to the highest standards in safeguarding procedures. The successful candidate will be subject to appropriate DBS checks. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Information about the school

Sholden Church of England Primary School is a delightful small, church primary school located on the outskirts of Deal. We have 4 classes and approximately 100 pupils on roll. We have wonderful, hard working and well behaved pupils and a dedicated team of professionals to lead them.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01304 374852

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.