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Job Ref No. ECC3700-48 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 3, Pts 4-5
Position Start Date: 26/04/2021 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 16/04/2021 4pm Date of Interviews: Week beginning 19th April 2021  

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SEN Learning Support Assistant

Pay Range: Scale 3, Pts 4-5 £18,933 - £19,312

Pro Rata Actual Pay £11,833 - £12,069

SEN Learning Support Assistant

Start date:April 2021

Working hours 8:30am-1:30pm - Term Time Only

Fixed Term: April 2021 and with SEN pupil until such time that they leave the school.

We are seeking to appoint an experienced, nurturing and flexible SEN Learning Support Assistant to work as part of our committed team.

The successful candidate must have knowledge of ASD and be willing to carry out intimate care (toileting) and must also be able to provide evidence of the following:

* GCSE grade C or Level 2 equivalent in Maths and English

* Experience working with outside agencies / excellent communication skills

* Experience developing social skills in young children

* Experience supporting children with personal, self-care and independence needs

* Energetic and flexible approach whilst showing determination

* A positive approach to the role and behaviour management strategies and skills

* Experience working with ASD children including knowledge and support of sensory needs and speech and language needs. (PECs)

* Knowledge of EYFS and National Curriculum.

The contract will be for 25 hours per week (8:30am-1:30pm) but hours may increase as a result of funding.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please email to make an appointment.

Closing date: Friday16th April 2021.

Interviews will be arranged after receipt of applications.

Farnham C.E Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our School Community. It is expected that all staff and volunteers share this commitment. We are an equal opportunities employer. This position is subject to safer recruitment procedures, including satisfactory references, medical and enhanced DBS clearance prior to appointment.

Information about the School

We are very proud of our two schools that make up the Federation. They are charming village schools situated in beautiful rural Essex, both with outstanding views of the countryside and both of which form the heart and soul of their respective villages.

Our Schools provide a caring, supportive environment for children to develop a love of learning and respect and understanding for others.

Each child is treated as an individual, with individual needs and abilities, and everyone is encouraged to try to achieve their best and to have high aspirations.

Our schools enable children to become self-confident and resourceful individuals, with a broad and varied skill set, in readiness for the next step of their schooling journey.

The schools share the same vision, values and ethos, which are nurtured in our small school environment.

Our lovely schools are led by our Head Teacher, Mrs Hannah Wheatcroft, who is supported by her dedicated staff and Governing Body

For more information about the school, including our vision and values please visit our school website

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 Ann-Marie Dickason
Farnham Road
Farnham, Bishop's Stortford
Hertfordshire, CM23 1HR
Telephone: 01279 771339

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