The Learning Federation
Mead Primary School
Amersham Rd, Harold Hill, RM3 9JD
Tel: 01708 343616
Teaching Assistant to support SEND / behaviour
Grade: Grade 1/2, Points 1- 5
Hours: 30 hours per week/working 38 weeks per year (not including inset days). 8.30am – 3.30pm Monday-Friday
Full Time Salary: £21,228 - £22,575 p.a.
Pro Rata Salary: £14,792 - £15,730 p.a.
Contract: Fixed term to 31/08/2023
Start date: ASAP
At The Learning Federation we believe that a child’s socio-economic background should not be a barrier to success. We passionately believe that children who attend Mead Primary school deserve the best education we can provide: we have fantastic pupils who are eager to learn and excited to turn up to school every day.
We are inviting applications for the role of Teaching Assistant to support individual pupils with complex special educational and medical needs. Your role would be to enhance the pupil's learning and life skills in a way which is individualised to their specific needs.
The successful applicant(s) will have good communication skills, be calm and patient, have a good sense of humour and be a team player with an extremely flexible attitude. You will ideally have prior experience of working with pupils who have Autism, ADHD, Physical disabilities and/or pupils with medical needs. Due to the nature of the role, you may deal with a variety of conditions, so being able to adapt your supporting methods is essential. As an experienced SEND Teaching Assistant, you will have worked with SEND pupils in a classroom environment and have a good level of education. You will need to be physically fit and able to work outdoors and manage personal care for younger children. An ability to motivate and engage children is essential.
Please apply online
Closing date: 12th October 2022