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Teaching Assistant (SEN)

Vacancy Summary
Harold Wood Primary
Grade 2, points 11-15
Harold Wood Primary School
Working Pattern:
Part Time/Term Time
27.5 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
07/12/2018 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Harold Wood Primary School

Recreation Avenue

Harold Wood



Telephone: 01708 345473

Fax: 01708 374237

Headteacher: Miss A. E. Dowding



Hours: 27.5 hours per week

Grade: Grade 2, points 11-15. (Full Time annual salary of £19,896 - £20,136)

Contract: Permanent

Start Date: Required as soon as possible



Are you looking for a new challenge? Harold Wood Primary School is looking to employ an empathic Teaching Assistant with emphasis on behaviour support for a Reception child. The successful candidate should be able to work with challenging behaviour, possess an understanding and patient nature, together with knowledge of how social, emotional and mental health affects children.  A sense of humour and ability to keep things in perspective, whilst having an open mind is also essential.  The Teaching Assistant should have the confidence to act on their own initiative at all times.


Harold Wood Primary School is based in a superb environment with attractive grounds, bordering Harold Wood Park and Pages Wood. With expansion works complete we can boast good working conditions. The school has supportive governors and friendly pupils who really want to learn. The strong sense of community and inclusive approach of staff makes pupils feel they belong. Partnership is a way of life here and our mission statement is “Working together.  Learning together.  Reaching our personal best”.


Visits to the school are encouraged – please telephone the school to make an appointment on 01708 345473.


Please apply online.

Closing date: Friday, 7th December 2018

Interview date: To be confirmed


We are firmly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. References will be taken up for the successful candidates prior to interview.  If you do not hear from us within five working days of the closing date, you have not been selected for interview.

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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