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1:1 SEND Teaching Assistant (21/060) - St Therese of Lisieux Catholic Multi Academy Trust

Closing date for applications: 07/01/2022 9:00 am
Salary: CMAT Salary Band 2 -£18,562- £19,312 (Pro rata)
Contract: Permanent
Sites: Based at St Norbert’s Catholic Voluntary Academy, Spalding

Job description:

We are seeking a proactive, motivated, hardworking and enthusiastic 1:1 Teaching Assistant who will join our team at St Norbert’s Spalding. We are a small, caring primary school which a strong focus on supporting children and their families.

We are looking to appoint a 1 to 1 Teaching Assistant. A relevant NVQ or equivalent, along with previous experience of working with children with special educational needs and/or disability in a primary school setting is required.

The successful applicants will:

  • Be qualified to minimum NVQ level 2 in a relevant area
  • Be educated to a good standard in English and Maths
  • Be able to challenge, motivate and foster independence in our pupils
  • Be hard working and passionate about engaging children in learning and overcoming barriers
  • Be flexible and enjoy working as part of a team

The working hours for this role: 9-12 and 12:30 -3:15 daily

In return we can offer:

  • A pleasant working environment with like-minded dedicated and supportive colleagues
  • Competitive salary
  • Pension scheme
  • Access to professional development

You do not need to be a practising Catholic but must be committed to working within a Christian ethos. You will join a school with a clear vision to unlock the potential of all of our students through our Catholic Virtues. All our staff uphold the core virtues and Catholic ethos of the school, regardless of religious denomination, as we work as a community for our children in order to help them to become fully rounded people who achieve excellent academic results.

If you are interested in applying for the post, application packs are available below.

Applications must be submitted by Friday 7th January 2022.

Interviews will take place on 14th January 2022.

We reserve the right to close or extend this position depending on application numbers.

CV’s will not be accepted.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will undergo an enhanced DBS Disclosure check, prior to employment.  The Trust is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from as diverse a group as possible.

All shortlisted applicants will need to verify their eligibility to work in the UK at interview.

Completed application forms must be received on the Catholic Education Service (CES) application form and returned to the HR department at [email protected] or submitted below by the closing date.

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