Date posted: Start date: September 2018 Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed Contract term: Permanent
ASD Base Holway Park Primary School, Shakespeare Avenue, Taunton TA1 2JA
SEN Support Assistant Monday-Friday- 8.45am-3.30pm Commencing September 2018
We have a vacancy for a Teaching Assistant with experience and knowledge of working with KS1 & KS2 children with autism and language and communication needs. The successful candidate will work within the Holway Park ASD Base (KS1-KS2 autism resource base) and primary school. We are looking for someone who is a reflective practitioner who will contribute to the wider life of the school supporting with other duties when needs arise. Ideally you will have: • Experience of working with KS1 & KS2 pupils with ASC/Language and Communication needs in a specialist setting. • Have a calm, positive attitude and be a clear, confident communicator. • Be able to build and develop trusting, professional relationships with pupils, parents/carers and staff. • A good level of English and Mathematics. Other qualifications such as a NVQ level 3 would be an advantage • A positive attitude firmly believing that every child can be successful in learning
This is an exciting opportunity to become part of a dedicated SEN team in the development of this new provision at our inclusive school. Grade 14 or 15 dependent on experience 38 weeks and 1 day per academic year Including holiday pay the actual pro rata salary will start at: Grade 15 point 9 - £11,772 gross per annum or Grade 14 point 13 - £12,216 gross per annum
Holway Park School has a commitment to safeguarding children and has a culture of vigilance to support this. Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory reference checks and a disclosure check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Closing date Friday 25th May 2018 Please email applications to SJBrewer@educ.somerset.gov.uk
Official Somerset Application Forms only accepted no CVs.