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SEN TA 25Hrs 1-1 Support Renewed Annually - Full-time - Special Needs Position

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School , Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-3890-54S
  • Posted:04/09/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 4
  • Start Date:23rd September or by agreement
  • App Close Date:16/09/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 19th September


Specialist teaching assistant required 1:1 support

25 hours a week

Two positions available one in Year 2 and one in Year 6.  Please make clear in your applications your preferences or willingness to apply for both positions.

Job 1 25 hrs - Year 6 - Working with a pupil with mild physical disability combined with cognition and processing needs.  

Job 2 25hrs - Year 2 - Supporting a child with ASD in a 1:1 role to enable them to accesses and engage fully in the curriculum.

The following would be desirable but not essential:-

Ability to build warm and professional relationships and work as a team player

Knowledge of strategies to support social and emotional development

Experience of working with children in KS1/KS2

Willingness to engage in a wide range of physical and sensory activities

Experience of supporting children who require encouragement and confidence building

Able to provide clear expectations and boundaries for behaviour

Ability to differentiate the curriculum to support learning

Experience of record keeping and gather evidence for an EHCP

Ability to assist teacher with observation and monitoring of the child, maintaining accurate records, in order to ensure documentation of all interventions with the child

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post is subject to an enhanced disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring service and a check against the ISA Barred list for children.

The post is also subject to:-

  • Good references
  • Verification of the right to work in the UK

Although it is not essential candidates wishing to visit the school can do so on Monday 9th September at 10am.

Applications should be emailed by Midday on Monday 16th September to academyprincipal@st-josephs-broadstairs.kent.sch.uk 


Information about the school

St Joseph's is a one-form entry Catholic Primary School and is part of the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership. The religious character of the school is distinctive and underpins all aspects of education and interpersonal relationships.

‘St Joseph’s Catholic Primary is a good school. We provide good care, guidance and support and the school’s very positive atmosphere. The school makes a valuable contribution to pupils’ personal development. The exceptionally good spiritual, moral, social and cultural development is reflected in pupils’ strong personal qualities such as their consideration and respect of others' Ofsted

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01843 861738


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.