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Job Ref No. ECC3021-59S Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 4, Point 6
Position Start Date: 27/06/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 23/05/2022 Midnight Date of Interviews: 27/05/2022  

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We require an enthusiastic, friendly and reliable individual to join our school as an SEN 1:1 LSA on a fixed term contract. The hours will be Mondays - Fridays, 8.30am-12.00, 1.00pm - 3.15pm term times only. This position will be paid at Scale 4, Point 6, equating to an actual gross salary of £12,933pa.

We have a delightful pupil with additional needs joining us in September and they will be requiring full time adult support. To help with transition, the local authority are supporting our request to employ an SEN LSA this term.

We are looking for someone with a positive attitude, excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a good sense of humour. In return we can offer a happy school with well-behaved children and a friendly and supportive team.

Our preferred candidate will ideally have experience of using British Sign Language (level 2 BSL desirable)

Duties will include:

· Supporting communication needs of an individual child

· Light manual handling

· Basic intimate care

· Participation in delivering and assessing the EYFS curriculum

Experience of working in Early Years or Key Stage 1 is desirable, however full training will be provided for the right individual. Training and support will also be available for supporting the pupils' additional needs.

Please ensure that any application refers to the job description and person specification.

Applications from job shares would be considered.

Position available from 27th June 2022. For the right candidate we may be able to agree a September start.

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At Holy Trinity, we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the young people in our care and expect all members of the school community to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to checks including an enhanced DBS check and positive references. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact Mrs Elaine Peaston-Jones, Office Manager for an appointment to view the school.

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

Elaine Peaston-Jones
Fiddlers Folley
Fordham Heath, Colchester
Essex, CO3 9UE
Telephone: 01206 240880

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