Individual Needs Assistant
Ark Hastings Primary Academies - Ark Blacklands and Ark Little Ridge - are popular and over-subscribed schools in the heart of Hastings. As part of the Ark schools network we are committed to making sure that every child has access to a great education and real choices in life. We know that great schools need great teaching staff, which is why we offer you the very best training and support at every stage of your career.
We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated Individual Needs Assistant at Ark Little Ridge Primary for a fixed term post until July 2018 initially, supporting a child in Reception Year. This role will involve helping to implement work programmes for the child, assisting in planning and the management and preparation of resources. We can offer you a friendly, supportive school and opportunities for professional development.
The successful candidate will:
- have experience of working with primary aged children
- have experience of working with children with SEND
- have experience of Makaton & providing visual resources
- have experience of supporting children with risk awareness
- have skills in Speech and Language
- have good literacy and mathematical skills
- be hard working and adaptable to change
- ideally have a secure understanding and knowledge of observing children's learning
If you have a passion for education, we can offer you support and challenge to develop further. By joining the Ark schools network you will gain access to an exclusive range of benefits including comprehensive CPD, training and best-practice sharing opportunities, reduced gym membership, large retail discounts as well as the unique opportunity to apply for international exchanges and other scholarship prospects.
Interested in this exciting opportunity? If you have any questions and would like to arrange a visit please contact Mrs H Zebedee on to arrange a visit to the school.
For any technical queries, please contact the central recruitment team on .
To apply please go to our website via the button below . The closing date for applications is 11 am on Monday 14 th August 2017.
Start date: 1 st September 2017
Contract: Fixed Term until July 2018
Hours: 30 hours per week, Monday to Friday, term time only
Salary: GBP15,470 pro rata, GBP8.24 per hour (Actual Salary GBP11,039)
Closing date: 11am on Monday 14th August 2017
Interviews: Thursday 17 th August 2017
Ark Blacklands and Ark Little Ridge Primary Academies are committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check.