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Temporary Teaching Assistant SEN Level 1

Job information
Salary £8,551.57 - £8,897.11 per annum
Organisation Kimbolton St James C E Primary
Hours 20 hours per week initially, term time only
Term/duration Initially fixed term for 1 year
Closing date 11.59 am on 4 December 2020
Interview date(s) Wednesday 9th December 2020

Job details

The Governors and Headteacher of this popular, successful rural school are seeking to appoint an SEN Teaching Assistant to work 1-1 with a child in our Reception class for approximately half their time, with the rest of their time supporting the rest of the class alongside the class teacher for 5 mornings per week including lunchtime from November 2020.


Experience of working in the EYFS as a SEN Teaching Assistant is desirable; an aptitude of patience, understanding and willingness to learn would also be welcome. The successful applicant will ideally have the ability to approach situations with patience and sensitivity, along with the ability to remain calm in stressful situations. We are looking for someone with excellent communication skills who enjoys interacting and supporting pupils, accordingly to individual needs and skills.


We can offer you an enthusiastic and supportive school community and environment, a school committed to your professional development and well being and supportive staff, parents and governors.

Kimbolton St. James’ C of E Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children. All vacancies that involve working with vulnerable adults and children will be subject to a criminal Records Bureau Disclosure at Enhanced level.

For more information contact

Informal visits cannot currently take place but if you would like to talk to the Head of School about the position, calls can be arranged by emailing the school office.  

Interviews will be finalised once shortlisting has taken place. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted to arrange an interview.

Application forms and further details are available from Mrs. Sue Moss, School Business Manager. Tel (01568) 612691 or email

Hoople Ltd is working on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.