The First Federation Trust, a Multi Academy Trust of 17 primary schools, is seeking to recruit a Teaching Assistant to join our friendly and dedicated team, based at Chudleigh Knighton C of E Primary School. You will work across the school to support the teaching and learning of children with SEN, across various age ranges. This post is temporary, linked to SEN.
The school is situated in a beautiful rural location on the very edge of the Dartmoor National Park, within easy access to the A38/M5 and provides a secure, nurturing and challenging learning environment with a family atmosphere, where the children come first and has an excellent partnership with parents/carers and the local community.
You would be working alongside a wonderful team of supportive staff with strong links through the Multi Academy Trust where there is continual collaboration linked to teaching and learning.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and highly motivated individual to work alongside the class teacher across all areas of the curriculum.
• Deliver targeted interventions;
• Promote inclusion through the development of social skills, language and emotional well-being;
• Work under the direction of the class teacher and liaise with other professionals both within and outside the school; • Be expected to show a high degree of initiative and be able to react to given situations with integrity and compassion.
There is an element of Mealtime Assistant cover within this role.
You will have the option to sign up to the Cycle to work scheme, staff wellbeing package and contributory pension through the Local Government Pensions Scheme.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
This role requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.
Please apply via www.firstfederation.org/vacancies.
Please apply by noon on the closing date.
Interview Date: 9 September 2022