Northern Federation

1:1 Learning Support Assistant Key Stage 1

Overview

 

Personal attributes

We are looking to appoint a positive, flexible and professional 1:1 Support Assistant to join our established and dedicated team for September 2024.

The role will involve 1:1 support for a child with complex social emotional SEND needs in a Year 1/2 classroom setting.  It would be an advantage if the successful candidate has previous SEND support experience although relevant training and support will be given.

We are looking for someone who:

  • has a good understanding of child development and some experience of supporting young children in a school or pre-school setting (essential)
  • relates well to both children and adults and has excellent interpersonal skills
  • is able to demonstrate an ability to nurture children in accordance with their individual emotional, social and learning needs
  • is caring, calm and patient
  • demonstrates excellent behaviour management skill
  • is able to work effectively with children either individually and in small groups to enable them to achieve their best
  • enjoys working independently, with initiative and flexibility
  • is proactive and resourceful
  • is highly organised and has good time management skills
  • is able to work as a part of a team, learning with and from other colleagues
  • demonstrates good English and Mathematics skills
  • is able to provide written and verbal feedback to the class teacher as required
  • understands confidentiality and safeguarding procedures
  • has a good sense of humour!

Salary & Benefits

Salary Details: Pay Grade B or C depending on experience – Actual £15,637-£16,602 (FTE £22,737-£24,140)

 

 We can offer:

  • a vibrant and happy school
  • children who want to achieve and give their best
  • a supportive team who believe in each and every child
  • professional development opportunities
  • a happy, learning environment where everyone is valued
  • enthusiastic and supportive parents
  • opportunities to work within a federation

Location

Northern Federation
Richmond Rise,
Portchester
Hampshire
PO16 8DG

Supporting documents

Deadline and how to apply

Application Procedure

If you feel you can make a positive contribution to our school, we would love to hear from you. Please contact our Business Manager, Helen Pottle for an application pack by emailing h.pottle@northern-jun.hants.sch.uk ,or by telephoning 02392 370613.  The pack will also become available on the school website  www.northernfederation.org.uk