We are seeking to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic and highly motivated Individual Needs Assistant to join our team. The post involves supporting two pupils with communication and interaction needs (Reception & Year 4).
Paid weeks per year: 47.15 inclusive of holiday entitlement
Monday to Friday 08:30 - 15:10 (with a 10 min morning break and a 30 min lunch break)
Fixed term: Linked to pupil and funding
Start date: As soon as possible
About the role
The post involves supporting a Reception child and a Year 4 child (both of whom have communication and interaction needs), working closely with members of our inclusion team to support their access to the curriculum. You will need to be able to build good relationships with children, parents/carers, key staff members and outside agencies to ensure good progress for the children you will be working with.
You will have knowledge of autism spectrum condition and be resourceful, resilient, able to work flexibly and be confident in using your initiative to meet the needs of those you are supporting. Prior experience of working with children with additional needs is essential. We will be providing opportunities for perspective candidates to visit the school, please call the school office on 01273 770777 to book a tour.
Closing date: 9am, Thursday 7th October
Interview date: Monday 11th October
Please note that we do not accept Curriculum Vitaes and that an application form must be completed. Please submit competed application forms to: firstname.lastname@example.org
School Office: (01273) 770777
Work Permits: This role does not meet the requirement for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Successful candidates will need to evidence that they have the Right to Work in the UK.
Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.
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The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Brighton & Hove Schools do not accept CV or resume.