Teaching Assistant (SEN) - Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School

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Job type

Term Time, Permanent


£18,562 - £18,877 (Full Time Equivalent)

Closing date

21 June 2021

Teaching Assistant who can support children with SEN and behavioural needs

Corpus Christi is a happy school in the heart of Portsmouth. We aim to offer a rich and engaging school experience in which children thrive, are keen to learn and enjoy school. We offer a safe learning environment with a welcoming atmosphere and a strong sense of belonging amongst our families. Inclusion is at the heart of our school; we are a diverse community and welcome children from a wide variety of cultural backgrounds.

We are looking for a dedicated, kind and resilient Teaching Assistant to join our fantastic team.

The successful candidate will be working on a one to one basis supporting children who can, at times, exhibit challenging behaviours and Autism Spectrum Disorders. They will need to be able to set safe boundaries for acceptable behaviour.

For this position you will need to be able to demonstrate a broad range of skills as an SEND Teaching Assistant who has worked successfully with SEND pupils for a minimum of two years and has had considerable experience of supporting children with a broad variety of behavioural need.

Successful candidates will need to fully commit to Corpus Christi’s values and ethos.

The post is term time only – 5 days per week (32 hours per week)

FTE (Full Time Equivalent) pay: £18,562 – £18,877

Application Procedures

We welcome and encourage candidates to visit our school so you can get a sense of our school and happy children

If you would like further information please visit the Vacancies page of  the Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School website: https://www.corpuschristi.portsmouth.sch.uk/vacancies

For an application form please email admin@corpuschristi.portsmouth.sch.uk or contact the school office on 02392 661818.

Applications on CES application forms should be returned to the School Office admin@corpuschristi.portsmouth.sch.uk by noon on Monday 21st June.

The school is committed to safeguarding and the promoting the welfare of children, and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  DBS disclosure at Enhanced level will be required prior to any offer of appointment.