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SEN Teaching Assistant

Vacancy Summary
Rise Park Infant School
APTC 2/3 points 11 - 17
Rise Park Infant School
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
26.25 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
15/06/2018 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Rise Park Academy Trust

Rise Park Infant School

Annan Way, Romford, Essex RM1 4UD

Telephone: 01708 749135

Executive Headteacher: Mrs C.Fox


SEN Teaching Assistant (Working 1:1 with a child with moderate behaviour needs)

Required from September 2018

Contract: Temporary to July 2019

Hours: 26.25 hours per week, 38 week per year (8.45am – 3.15pm)

Grade: APTC Scale 2/3, points 11 - 17 - depending on experience

Actual pro rata salary: £11,991 - £12,338 pa


We are looking to appoint a temporary SEN Teaching Assistant to join our team.

The position requires a patient, positive and caring individual who can provide curriculum support and help pupils gain confidence and independence under the direction of the class teacher. Any previous experience of working with children with learning / behavioural difficulties would be highly beneficial.

Qualifications –NVQ Level 2 or above

The school offers a friendly and welcoming environment, and is very supportive.

 To be part of our team you will ideally need:

  • To be cheerful, positive and enthusiastic about working with children
  • Be patient in dealing with children with behavioural needs
  • Be an effective communicator with pupils and staff
  • Possess good literacy and numeracy skills
  • Be able to build and maintain effective relationships
  • Be committed to working a part of team

Whilst you will be expected to work under the direction of the class teacher you must also have the ability to use your own initiative to organise tasks and activities: creating simple resources to support the pupil’s work as appropriate. You will be expected to work in partnership and liaise with external agencies to support the child’s learning and development.

At Rise Park Academy Trust we pride ourselves on our kind, supportive and caring environment and we provide excellent opportunities for our staff to specialise in areas of SEN learning support.

Please apply online. Should you experience any technical difficulty please contact Education HR on 01708 431636.


Closing date for applications: Friday 15th June 2018

Interviews: Friday 22nd June 2018


The position is subject to an enhanced Criminal Records Bureau disclosure check. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Equal Opportunities
We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.

Havering Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The protection of our students from abuse is the responsibility of all staff within our school, superseding any other considerations.

Havering Schools comply with the Department for Education ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ (September 2018) guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure. Having a criminal record will not necessarily debar you from obtaining a position with the Council
How to apply
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