Learning Support Assistant/ Teaching Assistant - Ridgeway Primary School
Learning Support Assistant/ Teaching Assistant (Additional Needs)
Location: Ridgeway Primary School, Grange Road, Burntwood, WS7 4TU
Telephone: 01543 227170
Contract Type: Temporary
Working Pattern: term time only (43.7 pay weeks) Working Hours – part time (37 hour FTE)
Salary: £18,198- £18,562 FTE
Closing Date for Applications – Friday 23rd April 2021
Headteacher: Mrs Joanne Jelves
Required from Summer Term 2021
Ridgeway Primary School is seeking to appoint a highly motivated, dynamic, adaptable and successful SEN Learning Support Assistant to support a child with an EHCP in Year 3 with Downs Syndrome.
The post will be a minimum of 17.5 hours during the morning session over 5 days.
- Experience of working with pupils with limited communication skills and high levels of energy.
- Hold a minimum of NVQ L2 Qualification or equivalent;
- Some experience of using Makaton is essential;
- Some experience of working with children with Downs Syndrome would be desirable;
"This Authority/school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment"
This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Further details regarding this check are available from schools or by visiting www.crb.gov.uk
Candidates selected for interview will be invited to visit the school as part of the interview process.
Returned applications by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Friday 23rd April 2021
Interviews will take place week beginning 26th April 2021