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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Full-time - Special Needs Position

Lympne CEP School, Lympne

  • Ref:KCC886-3155-59S
  • Posted:12/06/2020
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:1.9.20
  • App Close Date:29/07/2020 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


A fantastic opportunity has arisen to make a real impact upon the learning and school experience of one of our young people. Do you want to support a young person's medical and feeding needs as well as working as part of the classroom team to support learning in the classroom?

Lympne School are looking to appoint a kind, calm and hard working teaching assistant to join our friendly and supportive team of staff, and welcoming, happy children.

This post is to provide 1:1 support a child who is currently in our Year 2 class moving into Year 3. Your role will require you to support the child's learning in all areas of the curriculum, support with communication, emotional and interaction needs and to be willing to provide medical care to meet his medical needs. Previous experience of working with children with medical needs, ASD and ODD, as well as early phonics would be of benefit, but all required training will be provided.

The post may also require you to undertake other general teaching assistant duties within Key Stage Two, although our young person is working within the Key Stage One currciulum.

This temporary post is linked to a child and funding has been agreed for the next four years, however should this child leave before the end of the four years the post will end.

The post is a 31.25 hour contract, working over five days a week, term time only.  The post commences on 1st September.

At Lympne Primary we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expect staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references and DBS clearance.





Information about the school

Lympne Church of England Primary School is a happy, popular school set in the village of Lympne. The school is one form entry, with currently 200 on roll and was opened in 2008.

At Lympne Church of England Primary School, our overriding aim is to open children's eyes and hearts to the possibilities that life presents. We hope that children grow with us so that they can branch out in the next step of their lives.

Our Christian values of Love, Endurance, Awe and Friendship, provide all members of the school commnuity with clear values to help support them and prepare them for life in an ever changing world.

You will find a warm welcome awaits; a comprehensive package of support and a desire and belief to help you grow for the benefit of all.

Job Contact Information

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.