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Full Time SEN/Class Teaching Assistant

Chestnut Park Primary SchoolCroydon

Are you ambitious and innovative? Do you have the passion and skills to be part of our dynamic school team, creating an inspiring and dynamic environment for our Early Years, Key Stage One and Key Stage Two children?


Your opportunity

We are seeking to appoint a Full time SEN/Class Teaching Assistant who will play a key role in the support for children. The successful candidate will support a range of children with different needs within the classroom setting.

The successful candidates will need to be able to work collaboratively and flexibly within our team, build good working relationships with both children and adults and demonstrate a respectful and caring attitude towards all our children.


About Chestnut Park Primary School

As a modern school, built in 2016, Chestnut Park benefits from state of the art technology within a modern, purpose built environment. We are also proud of our recent Ofsted inspection (June 2018) in which we were awarded 'Outstanding' in all areas.

Ofsted found 'Pupils’ behaviour in class and around school is exemplary. They are polite and well-mannered and demonstrate very positive attitudes to learning. Leadership is strong at all levels. Existing leaders identify and nurture potential leaders. Leaders invest in high-quality training to support improvement'

Our vision is that Chestnut Park Primary School will remain a primary school of excellence, where every child is both challenged and inspired to achieve beyond their dreams. We believe every child should be inspired by a rich and varied curriculum which focuses on establishing the highest standard of basic skills, whilst nurturing independent learners and thinkers.


What we are looking for

  • Reliable, flexible and able to respond positively to the challenges of day to day school life
  • Prepared to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Able to positively promote inclusion and demonstrate high expectations for all children
  • Proactive and resourceful
  • Confident in supporting and guiding young children

Why work at Chestnut Park Primary School?

  • The support of GLF Schools and the opportunity to be part of an inspirational, growing and dynamic organisation
  • An exciting opportunity to develop a curriculum to meet the needs of local community
  • A chance to work in a diverse, inclusive, vibrant and fast growing community with excellent transport links
  • New top of the range facilities to aid Teaching and Learning.
  • A supportive senior management team and wider staff body within GLF Schools
  • Recognition of previous school continuous service.
  • Excellent CPD opportunities and career progression
  • A competitive pension scheme


 The Details

Full times hours of work: 32.5 hours per week 39 weeks of the year term only 8.30am -3.30pm Monday to Friday

Salary: £18,000- £20,500 FTE which is within 2/3 associate staff support range

Pro Rata: £13,979- £15,921

Closing date for applications – Sunday 19th September 11.59 pm 

Interview date – TBC


Please note we may invite successful candidates to interview before the closing date. 


Contact

Unfortunately, at this time we are unable to offer face to face meetings and tours. However, if you would like more information about the role please visit our school website.

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