Level 3 SEN 1:1 Teaching Assistant

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 30/10/2023 23:59
Grade E, SCP 8-11 (£22,777 - £24,054 per annum, pro rata)
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Alban’s Catholic Primary School, Rothbury Avenue, Pelaw, Gateshead, NE10 0QY
Number of posts:
Closing date:
30 Oct
Further Information
.At St Alban’s, we aim to provide a stimulating learning environment in which each child feels valued and can fulfil their academic potential. We have designed our provision to develop the moral, emotional, physical, and intellectual needs of our children at each stage in their development. We are focussed on living out our mission, ‘Jesus said, ‘I have come so that they may have life and have it to the full’.’
We are proud to be part of the Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust, a family of secondary, middle, primary and first schools in Durham, Gateshead, Northumberland and Sunderland. Bishop Wilkinson is the largest catholic education trust in the North East of England with a total of 48 schools. This is an exciting time to join our supportive, and growing team.
We wish to appoint a committed, well-qualified and highly effective Level 3 Teaching Assistant to support a child with an EHCP on a 1:1 basis.
We are seeking an individual who will:
Have experience of working 1:1 with children with social, communication and emotional difficulties
Be able to improve the communication and interaction needs of the supported child
Be able to support the emotional and sensory needs of the child
Be able to support engagement and challenge the cognition and learning of the child
Be able to work on child’s EHCP targets
Have experience of working closely with class teacher/SENDCO and other professionals
Be flexible, pro-active and hands on
Have vision, energy and enthusiasm for this challenge and has excellent organisational and interpersonal skills
Be experienced in establishing and maintaining good professional relationships
Support the Catholic ethos of our school 
The successful candidate will have:
Experience of working with SEN support
Experience of teaching individuals and small groups
Experience in planning learning for individuals and small groups
Experience of working with children with general and specific learning difficulties
The ability to use skills, expertise and experience to support pupil learning
A caring and positive approach to children to ensure all pupils achieve their very best 
How to Apply:
To complete an online application please click the 'Apply' button.
Closing date:           Monday 30th October 2023
Interview date:         Wednesday 8th November 2023
The Bishop Wilkinson Catholic Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Please note
This job is closed for applications.