Overview

Teaching Assistant

SEN Teaching Assistant

Location: Quidenham, Norwich, NR16 2NZ
Salary: Actual salary £17,939.47 – £20,298.05 dependent on experience
Hourly rate: £10.04 – £11.36 per hour
Hours: Full time – 40 hrs per week, Mon – Fri. Term time only

We have an exciting opportunity for a Teaching Assistant to join a wonderful school based in Quidenham, Norwich as Curriculum Lead.

The school provides flexible day placements for students aged 11 to 16 years with communication and associated difficulties or specific learning difficulties such as dyslexia. Some may be on the autistic spectrum or have anxieties and difficulties that create barriers to learning.

This is an exciting opportunity to develop your career whilst you help shape and develop our provision to achieve this.

Key Duties:

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To establish a warm, caring and supportive relationship with pupils in order to support them feeling safe and enabling them to enjoy and learn during their time at the School.

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To promote and encourage independence and personal development in pupils and maintain high expectations of behaviour at all times.

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Support the Class Teacher in all areas of the day to day running of the class

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To respond to the varying and changing needs of the school and adapt to any task presented to achieve the smooth running of the school.

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To promote pupils’ cognitive, social, emotional, behavioural, physical development and spiritual well-being.

Requirements:

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GCSE Maths and English qualification Grade 4 or above or equivalent is essential.

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Willing to work towards a Teaching Assistant Qualification.

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Understanding of the Safeguarding principles and Child Protection procedures.

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Knowledge and experience of pupils with SEMH, ASD.

Benefits:

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Life assurance

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Pension plan

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High street discounts

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Health cash back plan

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Cycle to work scheme

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Car lease scheme

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Employee assistance program

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Training and Development