Individual Needs Assistant 28 Hours per week

Individual Needs Assistant 28 Hours per week

Individual Needs Assistant

Special Educational Needs

Salary: NJC Scale 2, Points 3-4, 28 hours per week, term time only

£11,976-£12,215 (Pro rata from £18,562 – 18,933)

Initial fixed term contract for 1 academic year

Are you an enthusiastic, highly motivated and dedicated person?  We are seeking your application for an Individual Needs Assistant.  You will work as part of our Learning Support team to provide bespoke support for specific young people both in and out of the classroom, focusing on the learning and personal development of the student with additional needs to enable them to make best use of the educational opportunities available to them.

Prior experience of working with children with a high level of additional needs is advantageous but not essential as training will be provided.

Liaising with teachers with regard to the planning and differentiation of work for the student will be a key aspect of this role along with providing direct one to one support in and outside the classroom.  You will also be required to liaise with outside professionals, working alongside classroom teachers and closely with other members of the SEND team to ensure all learning is accessible and engaging in order to maximise achievement and attainment.

It is necessary for the candidate to have qualifications in Maths/Numeracy or English/Literacy equivalent to at least NVQ Level 2.

More information on this successful school can be accessed on the following website:  www.tenterden-schools-trust.com.

Application packs are available from our school website alternatively please send an email to Miss Scott-Smith in Human Resources vacancies@homewood.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date: 18th July 2021 however early applications are encouraged as we review applications as we receive them.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all members of the community. Homewood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all employees to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.




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