Suttons Primary School
Tel. No. 01708 443393
Post: Midday Assistant MDA (SEN)
Pay Range: Scale 1/2
Actual salary: £4,998 - £5,368 p.a.
Hours: 10hr 25mins per week
Commencing: December/January 2022
An opportunity has arisen for a Midday Assistant to join our current enthusiastic and friendly team to support students with additional needs during the lunch break.
During the midday break the Midday Assistant will be responsible for ensuring:
- The transition of pupils from class to the dining hall and/or the school playground (or other designated area during wet play) and back to class at the end of lunchtime.
- The supervision and support of pupils whilst they eat.
- The promotion and supervision of positive and active play and pupil relationships.
- Health, safety, security and basic first aid (after relevant training).
- Pupil discipline and behaviour management.
We are looking for a committed and passionate Midday Assistant who has experience working with children with additional needs, and who strives to give children the best start in life. The successful candidate will be responsible to the MDA Manager and will:
- Have a proven record of and can demonstrate a passion for children’s learning through consistently high quality interactions;
- Have experience in working with children with additional needs.
- Be enthusiastic and self-motivated and be able to work as part of a team;
- Share a drive and commitment to work in partnership with children, staff, parents and other professionals;
- Have excellent inter-personal skills with high expectations of pupils' achievement;
We can offer:
- excellent continuing professional development;
- supportive staff who are receptive to new ideas and initiatives;
- enthusiastic and well behaved learners, where children are happy and safe;
- friendly and dedicated staff, parents and governors;
- strong ICT provision to support and extend learning and assessment;
- a supportive leadership team; and
- a very well resourced school
For more information please refer to the school website for further details: www.suttonsprimary.co.uk
Please apply online.
Closing Date: Friday 3rd December 2021 - 9am
Short listing Date: Monday 6th December 2021
Interview Date: Thursday 9th December 2021