KS2 SEN Teaching Assistant - Homelands Primary School

  • Torbay
  • Multiple Terms
  • Grade C 3-4 £18,887 per annum pro rata (£14,430 per annum actual)

Required as soon as possible.

The Headteacher and Governors of Homelands Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced teaching assistant to support a child in KS2. We are looking for a motivated team player, who has experience of working with children with SEMH needs. A positive and encouraging attitude is essential, as is kindness, patience and an ability to use your initiative. You will need to have experience of working alongside staff to plan and deliver a differentiated curriculum and timetable based on the specific needs of one particular child or small group of children. We are looking for applicants who are dedicated to making a difference to children’s lives and to ensuring that every child has the opportunities they deserve.

This post is a fixed term contract.  It is attached to a pupil’s SEND funding, the continued attendance of the pupil at Homelands Primary School and their continued need for support.

The successful candidate will have:
• Experience of working with children with SEMH needs
• Understanding of attachment 
• Experience of delivering 1:1 and/or small group interventions 
• A positive and encouraging attitude
• Kindness and patience
• Excellent interpersonal and time management skills
• High expectations
• GCSE Grade C or above, or equivalent, in English and Maths
• A commitment to our school vision, aims and ethos, its community and the school improvement agenda

We can offer you:
• A happy, welcoming and caring school
• Children who are well-behaved, enthusiastic and eager to learn
• A supportive and hard-working team who want the best for our children
• A fantastic, well-resourced environment
• Commitment to your continued professional development
• An opportunity to make a real difference

The school takes its responsibilities very seriously and any candidate should note that the post will be subject to a full DBS check.  All candidates are required to give their current employer as a referee.  Originals of certificates and qualifications will also be required for the successful candidate. 

Visits to the school are welcomed.  For further information about this post and an application form, please contact the school office on 01803 328264 or by emailing office@homelandstorbay.org

For further information about this post and an application form, please contact Sam Swann, School Business Manager, on 01803 328264.
Please apply by 9 am on the closing date.   

Interview Date: w/c 19th September 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationTorbay
  • Work Postcode

    TQ1 4NT

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support

  • Salary Details

    Grade C 3-4 £18,887 per annum pro rata (£14,430 per annum actual)

  • Job TermFixed
  • Appointment TypePart TimeTerm Time
  • Hours

    31.67 hours per week (Monday - Friday), 39 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required