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Vacancy Details

Teaching Assistants to work with children with Special Education Needs (SEN)

Essex Primary School
£10,000 - £14,999
Essex Primary School
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
32.50 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
12/10/2017 at 23:59 PM
Essex Primary School

Sheridan Road, Manor Park, London E12 6QX
Tel: 020 8472 0322 Fax: 020 8471 0857
Email: info@essex.newham.sch.uk

Teaching Assistants to work with children with Special Educational Needs (SEN)

Essex Primary School
“Everyone Valued, Everyone Challenged, Everyone Achieving”

(32.5 hours per week – term time only)
Unqualified £14,296 inc, per annum
Qualified £14,530 inc, per annum

Essex Primary School is a four-form entry inclusive primary school and nursery situated in a diverse multi-cultural community in East London. The school has a Resourced Provision for children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD).

We are looking for experienced, enthusiastic and committed Teaching Assistants to work with children who have special educational needs or disabilities. You will need to be self-motivated, flexible and able to work both as part of a team and on your own initiative as appropriate.

The successful applicants must have good knowledge, skills and experience of working with children with special educational needs or disabilities. Prior experience of working with SEN/disabled children using a range of communication techniques is desirable (as some of our children are pre-verbal). An understanding of how to develop individual children’s learning will also be required.

You will be responsible for working closely with the classroom teachers to deliver a modified and differentiated curriculum using strategies and interventions appropriate to the child. In addition, you will be required to write and maintain records of assessment on pupil progress.

We welcome arranged informal visits from prospective applicants for a tour of the school and an initial conversation with the Head Teacher. Please contact Jas Seehra by telephoning 020 84720322 or email Jaswant.seehra@essex.newham.sch.uk.

For further details and an application form please see www.londonschooljobs.co.uk Reference: XXX

As part of the interview process, short-listed candidates will sit a literacy and numeracy and be observed in a classroom environment.

For technical enquires please call 020 8249 6946. For any other enquiries please contact the school directly.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 12th October 2017
Literacy/Numeracy Tests: Tuesday 17th October 2017
Interviews: Friday 20th October 2017

Essex Primary School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be requested for the successful candidate in accordance with Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education legislation and applicants will be required to complete a ‘Disqualification by Association’ Applicant Declaration as part of the safeguarding procedure.


Equal Opportunities

The School has a strong commitment to achieving equality of opportunity in both services to the community and the employment of people and expects all employees to understand and promote its policies in their work.

How to apply

Please apply online. For technical difficulties, please contact the Support Team on 020 7427 8250. For further information about the role, please contact the school directly.

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