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SEN Teaching Assistant

Job information
Salary HC4/HC5 £9.01 - £10.65 per hour, to be discussed at interview
Organisation Ivington CE Primary School
Location Ivington, Leominster, Herefordshire HR6 0JH
Hours 30 hours per week, Monday - Friday term time only
Term/duration Fixed Term
Closing date 12 pm on 16 November 2018
Interview date(s) 23rd November 2018

Job details

Start date: as soon as possible

The governors and leadership team are seeking to appoint a highly enthusiastic and experienced Teaching Assistant Level 1 / 2 (to be discussed at interview) to support a child with special educational needs, until 12th April 2019.

Main responsibilities:

  • To work under the direction and usually in the presence of the class teacher, and inaccordance with the teaching objectives for the pupil specified in the pupil’s IEP.
  • To assist at the appropriate level and be involved in all areas of the curriculum including preparation and modification of materials.
  • To ensure the pupil is safely able to use equipment and materials provided and be aware of the range of resources available.
  • To promote pupil independence in learning, reinforcing the child’s self-esteem through praise and encouragement.
  • To assist with the promotion of independence activities and mobility skills.
  • To assist with the personal hygiene routine and with the administration of medication under the direction of the Headteacher where written medical guidance has been given.
  • Training in manual handling would be an advantage

All vacancies that involve working with vulnerable adults and/or children will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level.


For more information contact

For application packs: please contact the Headteacher, Mrs. M. Smith, at the school on

Our school website address is:


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