The RJ Mitchell Primary School
Essex RM12 5PP
Tel. No: 01708 551684
Head Teacher: Mr Barry Read
SEN Teaching Assistant x2
Grade: Grade 1/2, point 3
Salary: Pro rata salary of £13,674 p.a. (FTE £21,408 p.a.)
Contract: Fixed Term until 31.12.2021 and then reviewed termly
Hours: 27 hours 30 minutes – term time only (38 weeks per year) 8.45am – 3.15pm minus a 1 hour lunch
Required from ASAP
We are looking to appoint a teaching assistant who has experience working with children with Autism, sensory needs, ADHD, Emotional Regulation difficulty and associated special educational needs. The role will be working as a specialist SEN Teaching Assistant working closely with the class teacher and our SENCO.
The role involves supporting ASD children with complex learning and development needs - experience working in an additional resource provision using visual timetables, PECs, Makaton, positive handling training and knowledge implementing behaviour management strategies is essential. There will be a requirement to provide toileting and intimate care support and support eating.
Whilst you will be expected to work under the direction of the class teacher you will also have the ability to use your own initiative to organise tasks and activities; creating simple resources to support the pupil’s work as appropriate. You will be expected to work in partnership and liaise with external contacts to support learning and development.
We are looking for a person who is calm, kind, patient and who:
At The RJ Mitchell Primary School we pride ourselves on our kind, supportive and caring environment and we provide excellent opportunities for our staff to specialise in areas of SEN learning support.
The position is subject to an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau disclosure check. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
Please apply online.
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 29th September 2021
Interviews: Monday 4th October 2021
To apply, please visit https://ats-haveringschools.jobsgopublic.com and submit your application by clicking the 'Apply Online' link below.