Cheshire Academies Trust
Early Years SEN Teaching Assistant
Kelsall Primary and Nursery School
22.5 hours/ Term time only (temporary)
Grade 4 £21,189 -£21,968
9am on Tuesday 3rd January 2023
As soon as possible
The governors of Kelsall Primary and Nursery School are seeking to recruit a suitably qualified specialist to provide 1:1 support for a child in reception class with complex developmental needs. Our successful candidate will need to experience of working with children with speech and language needs and be able to work closely with the class teacher to help to support the needs of the child.
SEN TA’s may also need to help regular classroom teachers in planning and delivering lessons to allow for greater inclusion and understanding from both sides. The successful candidate will also work with other support staff members, SEN coordinators and school senior leadership to carry out small group and one-to-one sessions of support outside of class. In these meetings SEN TA’s will provide academic intervention and support with the aim to raise the SEN student’s attainment and ensure they achieve their potential. These meetings will also be key in providing pastoral support to the SEN student, ensuring positive behaviour by being a good role model and forming professional working relationships.
Kelsall Primary and Nursery School is part of Cheshire Academies Trust which currently comprises five academies and a successful National Support School and Teaching School. As an Artsmark Gold School we are renowned for our use and impact of the creative arts. Candidates will be encouraged to engage in the full life of the school community. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, be able to work collaboratively within our experienced team, be creative and have high expectations for all children. We are looking for an outstanding team player, with a sense of humour.
The governing body is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons in our community. We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of our children and expect all staff to share this commitment. Our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment and therefore all applications should be made on the Cheshire Academies Trust application form. We do not accept C.V.’s. Successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks, along with other relevant pre-employment checks including reference requests from their current or most recent employer prior to interview
Closing Date: 9am on Tuesday 3rd January 2023
Interviews: Friday 6th January 2023 (Time T.B.C)
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