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Pensans Primary – EYFS SEN Teaching Assistant


  Start Date:     September 2020

  Salary:     £17,160 (FTE)

  Contract Type:     12.5 hours per week, term-time only

  Application Close:     Sunday 13th September 2020

  Interviews:     Monday 21st September 2020


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Required from September 2020, a teaching assistant to support a child with SEN in EYFS. The post will be a permanent variable contract for 12.5 hours a week, Monday to Friday, term time only.

All successful candidates must have high expectations and skills in positive behaviour management. They must also have previous experience of working in a EYFS classroom and outdoor learning experience. They must have worked with children who have learning needs, in particular ASD and complex speech and language. They must be a strong team player and will need to be an effective communicator as the role entails working closely with parents and outside agencies as well as other staff members and children. It is essential that they are able to create, follow and adapt planning to individual need, assess outcomes and acknowledge next steps in partnership with the class teacher.


  Application forms should be returned to HR at:


Truro and Penwith Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful in being appointed to a post you will be expected to apply for a disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service as well as other employment checks before your appointment is confirmed.

Pensans CP School, Madron Rd, Penzance TR20 8UH