Teaching Assistant (Learning and Communication Support) L2

Teaching Assistant Learning and Communication Support - Level 2

Full time: 08.45am – 3.15pm (27.5 hours/week - 38 weeks per year)

Contract: 1 to 1 Named Child (temporary contract)

We are looking to recruit someone special to our SEN support team with particular skills in social communication and interaction.

We are looking for someone who:
 Understands the needs of children with a diagnosis of autistic spectrum disordered and disordered expressive language.
 Can encourage and support all children in reaching their full potential
 Has a sense of humour
 Is resilient
 Has the best interests of children at the centre of their practice
 Is able to ‘think on their feet’
 Incorporate independence within learning activities
 Can promote language and social skills with a play based approach

In return we can offer you:
 A wonderful learning environment in a purpose-built school since 2007
 Skilled and professional staff who have the best interests of children at heart
 Opportunities for continuing professional development
 Wide ranging support and professional-sharing opportunities in what may at times be a challenging role

To apply, please complete and return the application form and a letter that addresses the person and job specifications to Mrs Julie Warman, Office Manager, Littleport Community Primary School, Parsons Lane, Littleport, Ely, Cambs CB6 1JT or via email: office@littleport.cambs.sch.uk Please note that we cannot accept CV’s.

Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact the school office on 01353 860235.

Deadline for applications: Friday 4th January 2019
Shortlisting: Afternoon of Friday 4th January 2019
Interviews: Afternoon of Tuesday 8th January 2019

Littleport Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, parents and volunteers to actively share this commitment. All appointments are conditional and subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

School website: http://littleport.cambs.sch.uk
Staff category
Support Staff
Closing date
Friday 04 January 2019
School name
Littleport Community Primary School
Mr J Cattermole
DfE school no.
Parsons Lane Littleport Ely Cambridgeshire
01353 860235
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