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Teaching Assistant SEN Level 1

Job information
Salary £10,876.35 - £11,316.17 per annum
Organisation St Mary's RC High School
Hours 25 hours per week term time only (due consideration will be given to candidates wishing to work part-time)
Closing date 4 pm on 26 May 2022

Job details

Required from September 2022.

St Mary’s is a very successful and oversubscribed Catholic Secondary School. In our most recent Ofsted Inspection January 2019, we were rated as ‘Outstanding’ for overall effectiveness and all categories and ‘Excellent’ in our recent Section 48 Archdiocese Inspection. St Mary’s has high standards of behaviour and academic excellence and is consistently in the top 10% of schools throughout the country. We enjoy a beautiful rural environment and have excellent support from both Governors and parents.

We are seeking to appoint energetic and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant SEN Level 1 to join our current team supporting the education and welfare of pupils at St Mary’s.  You will work supporting pupils in class / in a small group / on a one-to-one basis as appropriate.

We are looking for candidates who have:

  • A positive attitude, a willingness to learn and excellent communication skills;
  • The ability to build positive relationships with children who may display challenging behaviour;
  • An empathic, patient and caring approach and the ability to support children struggling with expectations and boundaries and/or academic progress;
  • An understanding of the needs of children who may have social, emotional and mental health needs;
  • A good basic level of education;
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team;
  • Availability in term time during normal school hours.

The School is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and therefore all candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level.

For more information contact

For further details, please contact the school by phone or email, Mrs R Evans revans@st-maryshigh.hereford.sch.uk or via the website www.st-maryshigh.hereford.sch.uk


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