Specialist Learning Support (SEND) Assistant – Preparatory School

Full/part time or job share will be considered
Term Time Only – to start ASAP

We are looking to appoint an inspirational, dedicated and enthusiastic SEND Assistant to provide 1:1 support to a Deaf/HoH child who has an EHCP, working with the teacher in preparing for lessons and helping create a safe and enjoyable learning environment for the identified pupil.

During lessons, you will work together with the class teacher to support the pupil with classroom activities and enable the pupil to fully access the curriculum, as well as developing their confidence and independence.

Excellent communication and enthusiasm will be key in supporting the pupil to progress, achieve and overcome any problems. You will support all areas of the curriculum within the classroom and the broader school setting. You will also be expected to participate fully in duty rotas and accompany teaching staff and pupils on trips and other out-of-school activities.

This post is term time only, Monday to Friday from 8.00am – 4.30pm. The role will require occasional work on evenings and weekends, as overtime. This might include residential trips that the pupil attends.

Full time equivalent salary up to circa £24,267 per annum, depending on skills and experience. Actual salary up to £19,300 annum. The school also offers a range of generous benefits.

Further details and an application form can be obtained from our website.

The closing date for applications is 8am on 6 June 2022

Interviews to be held shortly thereafter.