Teaching Assistant Level 3 1:1 SEN Support for Complex Needs - St Luke's Catholic Primary School

Church Road, Trench, Telford TF2 7HG
NJC Scale 3 £10.01 - £10.21 per hour
08 Sep 2021
21 Sep 2021
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Teaching Assistant Level 3 1:1 SEN Support for Complex Needs - St Luke's Catholic Primary School

Temporary to cover maternity leave

NJC Scale 3 between £10.01 and £10.21 per hour

32.50 hours per week, term time only

08.30am - 03.30pm to include lunchtime cover

Our Governors are seeking to appoint a L3 Teaching Assistant to provide 1:1 Special Educational Needs (SEN) support for a KS1 pupil with complex needs on a temporary basis to cover Maternity Leave.  

Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) experience and an awareness of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is desirable.

We are seeking an experienced candidate who will be able to demonstrate that they have the ability:

  • To build good working relationships with children, teachers and parents.
  • To assist the class teacher in delivering the learning activities within the classroom by modifying the work to meet the needs of the child.
  • To liaise closely with the school SENCO and visiting external agency professionals including speech and language therapy services.
  • To implement personalised intervention programmes
  • To have the confidence to express new ideas.
  • To work closely with the child to develop social skills.

Working as a member of the support staff team, the post holder will also be responsible for assisting with the preparation of classroom resources including personalised provision for the SEN pupil, undertaking first aid duties (training will be provided), and attending continued professional development opportunities.  

St Luke’s is a member of Our Blessed Saints Federation with Ss Peter and Paul Catholic Primary School, Newport. The partnership benefits from the sharing of experience and expertise across both schools.

Please see the attachments below for details regarding the vacancy.  Further information about our school can also be found on our website http://www.stlukescatholicprimary.org.uk

Applications should be submitted using the Catholic Education Service (CES) Forms available to download below.  Please complete and submit the following:

  1. CES Support Staff Application Form
  2. CES Recruitment Monitoring Form
  3. CES Consent to Obtain References Form

For advice and help completing the CES application, please download the CES Notes to Applicants guidance.

Applications submitted by CV or by Telford and Wrekin Council’s application form cannot be accepted. 

Completed applications should be emailed to a3359@telford.gov.uk or posted to the school’s address as below:

Mrs S Fisk, Business Manager, St. Luke’s Catholic Primary School, Church Road, Trench, Telford TF2 7HG

Closing Date:  Tuesday 21st September 2021 at 12:00pm      

(Shortlisted applicants will be required to complete and submit a CES Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 Disclosure Form prior to interview).

The appointment will be subject to enhanced DBS (CRB) clearance for the successful applicant.

Our school is committed to safeguarding children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Please see the safeguarding polices on the school’s website.  We are committed to equality and diversity.

This post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and
requires a specified level of spoken English as stated in the person specification.

If you are successful in being short-listed for interview, you will be contacted via email within 14 working days of the closing date.

Please also ensure you check your junk/spam boxes as well as your inbox in case any correspondence has been delivered there.

Supporting documents
Consent form to obtain references
Note to applicants
Application Form
Monitoring Form
Job Description

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