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SEN Teaching Assistant



SEN Teaching  Assistant

17 1/2  hours per week

Grade 3 pts 4 – 6

Monday to Friday – 8.30 am to 12.00 pm

Start date:  ASAP  – Fixed term to 20th July 2022


Lydbrook Primary school is looking to appoint an SEN Teaching Assistant to work with our nurturing and flourishing Early Years/Year 1 Team.   The successful candidate will demonstrate initiative and be able to liaise with both staff and family.   In return you will join a supportive and friendly team.   Skills in supporting a child with health difficulties would be beneficial including Paediatric First Aid training.


This post is linked to an EHCP and therefore if circumstances change the post may be altered or terminated.

The successful applicant should preferably have a minimum qualification of a Level 2 with some experience of working or volunteering with children in a group care setting.   You will need to be able to demonstrate a positive and caring approach to childcare, development and behaviour. 


Visits to the school are welcome via prior arrangement.   Please contact Lydbrook School via email, for an application pack including a job description and person specification.   These can also be downloaded from the vacancies section of the School Website.  Closing date for applications will be noon on Friday, 5th November 2021.


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff, and volunteers to share the same commitment.   This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


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