SEND Learning Support Assistant (Significant High Needs)

The Bishops' Church of England and Catholic Primary School, Chelmsford

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Job Ref No. ECC3823-107 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 3 Point 4 - 5
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 28/09/2020 Midday Date of Interviews: Tuesday 6th October 2020  

Job Description

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15.00 hours per week - Monday to Friday - Midday to 3.00pm - Term time (39 weeks)

The successful candidate will work in partnership with the class teacher to support learning in line with National Curriculum, Code of Practice and school policies.

Ideally candidates will have:

· Experience working with children in a primary school setting

· Experience of working with children with Autistic Spectrum Disorder

· Experience of working with pupils with challenging behaviour

· An understanding of sensory needs

· Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)

· Knowledge of ICT to support learning (including use of Word, PowerPoint and use of internet)

· Good organisational skills with the ability to be flexible and work well as part of a team

· To attend to pupils' personal needs including help with social, welfare and health matters, including first aid

· An empathetic, kind and caring nature

The governors and staff are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Appointments are subject to satisfactory reference, DBS and medical checks.

Information about the School

We are a joint Anglican and Catholic primary school and applicants should be supportive of our Christian ethos.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Mrs Forte
Beardsley Drive
North Springfield, Chelmsford
Essex, CM1 6ZQ
Telephone: 01245 460107