Teaching Assistant - Newton Ferrers C of E Primary School (First Federation Trust)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Multiple Terms
  • Grade B £9,186 - £9,370 (actual salary)

The First Federation Trust, a Multi Academy Trust of 17 primary schools, is seeking to appoint, from September 2022, a Teaching Assistant to support a child with special educational needs at Newton Ferrers C of E Primary School. This post is fixed term linked to SEN support.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and highly motivated individual to work alongside the class teachers, to support a child with special educational needs across all areas of the curriculum.

You will:
• Promote inclusion through the development of social skills, language and emotional wellbeing;
• Liaise with other professionals both within and outside the school;
• Show a high degree of initiative and be able to react to given situations with integrity and compassion;
• Provide personal care for the child.

Experience of supporting children with special educational needs would be useful and experience/training in Makaton would be desirable but not essential.

You will have the option of joining the local government pension scheme, benefiting from a cycle to work scheme and a health benefits package.

Should you require more information about the position, please contact Cheryl Haddy in the first instance on 07591 204295 or cheryl.haddy@firstfederation.org.uk.

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.

Please apply via www.firstfederation.org/vacancies.
Please apply by noon on the closing date.
Interview Date: 19 August 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationPlymouthDevon
  • Work Postcode

    PL8 1AS

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support

  • Salary Details

    Grade B £9,186 - £9,370 (actual salary)

  • Job TermFixed
  • Appointment TypePart TimeTerm Time
  • Hours

    22 hours per week, 38 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required