Level 2 SEND Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term (Oct 2022 - July 2023)

1:1 SEND Teaching Assistant 2, Grade 4

Fixed term for one year, starting 31/10/22 or as soon as possible to 31/07/23

The Governors and Headteacher of Twiss Green Community Primary School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated Level 2 Teaching Assistant to work 1:1 with a child with SEND in KS2, under the direction/instruction of teaching and/or senior staff.

Applications are sought from enthusiastic practitioners who are able to adapt their practice to match the individual needs of learners and have a minimum of 2 years’ experience supporting children with SEND in a school setting.

The position will be 27.5 hours per week term time only, Monday to Friday, plus one week per year pro-rata for in-service training. This will be a fixed term position for one year and the successful applicant will be required to start on 31/10/22 or as soon as possible after that date.

The salary for the post will be based on the Grade 4 salary, scale point 6 to point 7 (FTE £20,043-£20,444p.a.). This gives an approximate gross monthly salary of £1,063-£1,108 depending on experience and length of service.

Application packs can be downloaded from the school website at www.twissgreen.net and we ask that you please do not use older versions of the application form since these are no longer GDPR compliant. Completed applications, together with a signed Privacy Notice, should be returned by email addressed to the Headteacher at twissgreen_primary@sch.warrington.gov.uk  to arrive no later than 9:00am on Wednesday 19th October. Interviews will take place on Friday 21st October 2022.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and references will be requested on shortlisting.