Smile Education are currently working on behalf of a Coventry based Primary School to assist them in the recruitment of a Key Stage 2 SEN Teaching Assistant to start as soon as possible. This two-form entry Primary School situated near Earlsdon currently holds a unique opportunity for a Teaching Assistant looking for experience in a mainstream school and with more able children.
We are currently searching for a Key Stage 2 Teaching Assistant who has a direct experience supporting older children with Autism. The successful applicant should be available on a part time basis and for the right applicant this short term opportunity could turn into a permanent one!
This school is situated within proximity to Cheylesmore, Chapelfields, Allesley, Coundon, Finham and Stivichall.
Why this school?
This setting has strong links with the local community including local nurseries & feeder secondary schools. Successful applicants can expect to receive support from an incredible SENCO who is based at the school full time.
The Senior Leadership Team are stable and bring a wealth of quality, talent and expertise as practitioners in the classroom and as leaders. The school is big, busy but a friendly school where each child is valued, respected, and encouraged to become an independent, self-confident learner. This school has been rated by Ofsted as good for the last 10 years and is a place where each child is valued for their individuality and is a place where partnerships between parents, children and the school staff is a priority.
What to expect from applicants?
Working with these older children means you can make a real and significant impact on their lives. You will be able to make a dynamic difference to their futures and that's what it's all about- Ambition and a commitment to school community is key!
We would like applicants to have demonstrative experience in supporting children with Autism within Key Stage 2.
To be successful in your application, you should have experience in one or more of the following:
- Hold a relevant qualification in supporting primary school aged children
- Knowledge of the UK curriculum especially in Key Stage 2 core subjects
- Able and willing to travel to the Coventry area.
- Exceptionally dedicated to supporting pupils achieve the very best through an all-inclusive curriculum
We are committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications