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SEN Teaching Assistant

Pondhu Primary SchoolCornwall


SEN Teaching Assistant

Permanent term time only + 2 Inset days 29.2 hours a week

Actual salary £11,727 per annum

Cornwall Education Learning Trust (CELT) is seeking to appoint a caring, patient and skilled individual to work as part of our team. The position would entail working with pupils and teachers to support individuals, groups and classes as directed by the class teacher and senior leadership team. This would involve supporting in the preparation of activities and materials for learning as well as working directly with children and providing feedback to colleagues, parents and outside agencies about children’s progress. 

We are looking for individuals who can demonstrate:

• relevant experience of working with primary school pupils, including those with additional needs

• NVQ Level 2 or equivalent qualification or experience

• At least Maths and English GCSEs or equivalent at grade C or above

• the ability to work supportively with parents to meet the needs of pupils

• excellent communication skills – both verbal and written

• a competent working knowledge of safeguarding procedures and Keeping Children Safe in Education 2021

• a creative positive and flexible approach to problem solving

• a positive outlook

• an ability to deliver structured learning programs as directed

• Read, Write Inc. experience desirable

Application forms and full details are available to download from / or, alternatively, please email Applications by CV, letter or social media alone will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications:   Monday 20th September 9.00am

Interviews to be held:                w/c Monday 27th September    

Cornwall Education Learning Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is also committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All offers of employment are subject to the satisfactory completion of safer recruitment checks and references including an enhanced DBS check

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