Exeter Cathedral School is in a position to build the Learning Support team in school and is seeking to appoint SEND 1-to-1 Teaching Assistants to work with children with an EHCP across the school. These will be fixed-term appointments linked to the EHCP funding. You will start during Michaelmas term 2022, depending on your availability.
Ideally, you will have previous experience of working with children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Specific Learning Differences and/or Speech and Language Needs.
You will need to:
• Provide a sensitive and nurturing approach to children’s needs;
• Be able to build positive relationships with children, staff and parents;
• Have excellent English and Maths skills;
• Be willing to work as part of a team and have a good sense of humour;
• Be able to use your own initiative when required;
• Have experience in a similar role in a school;
• Have prior knowledge and experience of working with children with special educational needs.
Exeter Cathedral School is an independent day and boarding Prep School for girls and boys aged 3-13 based in the centre of Exeter (nestled safely in the lee of the Cathedral). Founded in the 13th century as a choir school, Exeter Cathedral School now educates approximately 270 pupils. Exeter Cathedral School is a member of IAPS (Independent Association of Preparatory Schools), the BSA (Boarding Schools’ Association) and the CSA (Choir Schools’ Association).
Exeter Cathedral School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
Full details can be obtained below, from www.exetercathedralschool.co.uk or via Mrs Rosie Hankin by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Your completed ECS non-teaching application form should be returned, along with an accompanying letter, to Mrs Rosie Hankin, Support Services Office Administrator, by emailing email@example.com.
Please apply by noon on the closing date.
Interview Date: likely to take place early in Michaelmas term 2022
Early applications are encouraged; the school reserves the right to interview and appoint at any time.