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Job Ref No. ECC5272-90 Position Type: Teaching/Child Support Pay Range: Scale 3
Position Start Date: 01/09/2022 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 01/07/2022 Midnight Date of Interviews: week beginning 4th July  

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Earls Colne Primary School is a 'buzzy', busy and inclusive setting. An opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, confident and team spirited individual to join our team. The vacancy, in our Early Years, is to support a child with additional needs

The successful candidate will be organised, have strong communication and interpersonal skills, be open-minded and responsive to feedback as well as empathetic and patient. Ideally, you will have experience of working 1:1 with a child with additional needs. You will need GCSE or equivalent in English and Mathematics. A willingness to engage in further training and development opportunities is also important.

Working under the supervision of the Class Teacher, day-to-day, your job will include:

  • Dealing with the day-to-day safety and wellbeing needs of the child;
  • Helping the child access classroom learning;
  • Preparation of learning resources and responding to plans made by the teachers;
  • Providing individual support within the classroom and at play;
  • Offering emotional support and verbal/non-verbal prompts;
  • Administration - record keeping and working from the EHCP outcomes for the child;
  • Implementing the advice given by other, visiting professionals (eg Speech Therapist).

If you feel you have the relevant qualities to apply for this opportunity within our lovely and supportive 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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Jakki Sibley
Park Lane
Earls Colne, Colchester
Essex, CO6 2RH
Telephone: 01787 222205

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