Post : Classroom Assistant (Special Needs)
Temporary One year post 25 hours per week
Salary: Classroom Assistant Pts14- 17
Responsible to: Bursar through Special Educational Needs Co-Ordinator
Duties and Responsibilities
The duties and responsibilities outlined below are intended as a guide to the main elements of the post. They may be amended by the line manager in consultation with the post holder.
- Assisting in Classroom e.g.
Providing pupil learning support as directed by the teacher.
Responding appropriately to individual learning, social and behavioural needs.
Assisting in the implementation and monitoring of behaviour programmes.
Preparation for class and setting up apparatus.
Assisting pupils as directed by the teaching staff.
Ensuring equipment and books are serviceable.
Making pupils aware of health and safety routines.
- Other duties as assigned e.g.
Supervision of pupils at break and lunch times.
Supervision of recreational apparatus.
Assisting with recreational activities at the social development of the pupils.
Assisting with toileting/ personal hygiene/ dressing.
Deal with minor first aid.
Report and record all accidents.
Literacy/numeracy support work
General school administration work as required
It is recognised that by the nature of the work of the classroom assistant a degree of flexibility is required and accordingly staff may be requested to carry out certain miscellaneous duties in addition to those set out above.