Branfil Primary School
Cedar Avenue, Upminster, Essex RM14 2LW
Tel: 01708 225186
Mid Day Assistant - SEN
6 hours per week
APTC 2, points 11-13
£18,357 - £18,396 pro rata (£2,529 - £2,534 per annum, actual salary)
At Branfil Primary School our golden rule is that 'we respect ourselves, each other and our environment'. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, committed and reliable Mid Day Assistant to join our team. You will be supporting a Foundation Stsage pupil with Special Educational Needs including social communication difficulties.
You will judiciously use praise to encourage the pupil to use functional language skills throughout the lunch period.
You may also be required to help the child with toileting working in accordance with the school's Intimate Care Policy.
Experience with 'Elkan' and previous experience of working with children with special educational needs would be preferred.
You will be a positive role model for pupils to emulate, caring, enthusiastic and able to show initiative. The successful applicant will be committed, flexible and reliable.
We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people in our care and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be offered a position subject to enhanced CRB check and references.
Closing date: 28th June 2017
Please note: The London Borough of Havering has undertaken a review of employee terms and conditions, which is planned to come into effect later this year.
This means that this vacancy will be graded at Grade 3 at a salary range from £18,357 to £18,396 pro rata.
However aspects of those terms and conditions (including pay) could be subject to change following implementation of proposals arising from this review.