SEN Teaching Assistant and Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant
Calstock School are looking to recruit a caring and committed person to work one to one with a child in the school on a full-time basis. You will need to have experience working on a 1:1 basis with pupils with additional needs. The successful candidate must enjoy being part of a team and be committed to further training and skill acquisition.
The role will be to provide interactive support within the classroom in order to support the inclusion of the pupil to access the curriculum and wider learning of the school day.
Sensitivity, patience and an ability to work on your own initiative are necessary qualities, as well as the ability to work as part of our effective and caring team.
The role will also include helping to supervise the lunchtime break. This will include assisting pupils with their lunch, encouraging good table manners and supervising play activities/games for the children in the playground at lunchtime.
The successful candidate should have good communication skills, a desire to facilitate children's learning and a commitment to working in partnership with parents and liaising with outside agencies. This is an exciting opportunity where you can make a real difference.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All offers of employment will be subject to the successful candidate undertaking an enhanced (DBS) disclosure barring check.
Hours of work: 9.00am until 3.15pm
Start Date: 7 January 2019
Closing date for applications: 29 November 2018
We look forward to receiving your application.