TEMPORARY TEACHING ASSISTANT SSA (SPECIAL SUPPORT ASSISTANT) IN KEY STAGE ONE FOR AN IMMEDIATE START.
We are currently looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant SSA to work one on one with a pupil in Year 1/2.
TA SSA (KS1)
25 hours a week term time only (39 weeks)
Scale 3 £13,296 to £13,536 per annum inclusive of Inner London Weighting
Supporting a pupil with ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder)
Melcombe Primary School aims to achieve high academic standards by developing pupils’ abilities to their full potential, to create independent, self-motivated pupils who can explore their expressive and creative skills and talents.
The successful candidate will need to demonstrate they are or have:
- Two years minimum satisfactory experience as a TA, with evidence of INSET undertaken
- committed to promoting the ethos of the school
- reliable, flexible and able to work as part of a team
- enthusiastic about working and playing with children
- Patient & Confident
- Desirably have at least 6 months experience of working/volunteering in an early years/KS1 setting in a UK School with Special Needs (SEN) experience.
‘Melcombe is an outstanding School …. Pupils’ achievement is outstanding. They start school often requiring a lot of support for their learning, but quickly make exceptionally good progress to reach standards which are above average by the end of Year 6’ (Ofsted October 2013)
Melcombe Primary School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be requested for the successful candidate in accordance with Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education legislation.
Please contact the schools Assistant Head & Inclusion Manager, Ms Amira Hegazey on Tel: 020 8748 7411, if you wish to discuss either of the positions in more detail or to arrange a visit to the school.
COMPLETING AND SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION
To apply for the post please download an application pack and send your completed application form via email care of Adam Morris/Janette Proctor to email@example.com
-Ensure that you have addressed the job description and person specification and have demonstrated how your skills meet the criteria. If you do not do this, you will severely reduce your chances of being short-listed for interview
-Your supporting statement should be no more than three A4 pages
*Please note that only successful candidates that are short listed will be contacted for interview.
Closing date for application forms: 22/09/2019
Interview Date – TBC