1:1 Teaching Assistant - Brixington Primary Academy (First Federation)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Multiple Terms
  • £13,571- £14,690 per annum (£9.60 - £10.39 per hour)

Brixington Primary Academy is in need of a dedicated Teaching Assistant to support the learning of children with complex additional needs. We want to recruit, as soon as possible, an experienced, resilient and confident professional to work on a 1:1 and small group basis with our children. 

The position is 32.5 hours, five days per week, but we will also consider candidates who can work four days per week. 

The successful candidate will be required:
· To promote inclusion through the development of social skills, language and emotional wellbeing. 
· To liaise with other professionals both within and outside the school.
· To show a high degree of initiative and be able to react to given situations with integrity and compassion.
· To provide personal care for children.

This role is offered on a fixed term basis linked to funding.

You should have a good standard of general education, specifically good numeracy and literacy skills. You will be able to communicate effectively with children and adults, have a flexible attitude and can-do approach. The successful candidate will be friendly and approachable, with a good sense of humour. 

Experience of supporting children with complex needs on a 1:1 basis; experience of supporting children with communication and interaction needs and experience of working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder would be desirable.

You will have the option to sign up to the cycle to work scheme, staff wellbeing programme and contributory pension through the Local Government Pension Scheme.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Should you require more information about the position, please contact the School Administrator on: admin@brixington.devon.sch.uk or 01395 266997.

Please apply via the First Federation Trust website https://www.firstfederation.org/vacancies/ 
Please apply by midday on the closing date.

Interview Date: Monday 10th October 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationEast DevonDevon
  • Work Postcode

    EX8 4JQ


  • Reference

    JS03652


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support


  • Salary Details

    £13,571- £14,690 per annum (£9.60 - £10.39 per hour)


  • Job TermFixed
  • Appointment TypePart TimeTerm Time
  • Hours

    32.5 hours per week, 38 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date

    05/10/2022

  • DBS Check Required

    Yes