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Shawfield Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Special Educational Needs Assistant

PS3 - £18,013 – 18,957 FTE (36 hrs per week) this role is for only 32.5 hours per week.  Fixed Term contract from 1st September 2021 to 31st August 2022.  Term time only.

Shawfield Primary School requires a Special Educational Needs Assistant working 32.5 hours per week starting 1st September 2021.  Fixed Term contract to 31st August 2022.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Special Educational Needs Assistant to join our friendly, hardworking and supportive team in this popular village school. We are looking for a motivated and dedicated person who is both passionate about supporting children’s learning and committed to keeping children safe.  

To work under the overall direction of the SENDCo and class teacher, to provide routine support to the teacher in the care of pupils and management of the classroom. You will specifically be required to provide behaviour, language and learning support to a particular pupil who requires assistance to overcome their barriers to learning.  

It is essential that you:

• Have experience working with young children in a school setting

• Commitment to providing the best for children

• Ability to be open with children and sympathy for their concerns, and to relate in a friendly but firm way to a range of personalities.

• Be able to communicate clearly and effectively, be welcoming and approachable

Please see Job profile for full Personal Qualities and Skills.

We can offer:

• A friendly and supportive staff who are all committed to the schools continued improvement

• CPD tailored to your needs ensuring your continued personal development

• an Employee Assistance programme

• SCC ‘My rewards’ scheme

Afterschool Club Leaders x 2 -  5 days

PS3 £18,013 - £18,957 FTE (36 hrs per week) /Actual 15 hours per week Monday to Friday - Term time only with immediate start.

The governors would like to appoint  2 x After School Club Leaders for 5 days a week Monday to Friday between 3pm – 6.00pm, term time only.

We need someone who will create a safe, welcoming and inclusive environment for our children and ensure high quality care. You will need to be able to provide a range of age-appropriate activities that engage and inspire the children. You will also be helping to provide a hot nutritious snack for the children in your care.

Please see Afterschool Club Leader Job description for further details.  Please email your completed job application to