Harold Wood Primary School
Telephone: 01708 345473
Fax: 01708 374237
Headteacher: Miss A. E. Dowding
TEACHING ASSISTANT (SEN)
Hours: 27.5 hours per week
Grade: Grade 2, points 11-15. (Full Time annual salary of £19,896 - £20,136)
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.