Kings Nympton Primary School

Temporary SEND Teaching Assistant


Kings Nympton Primary School is a happy and successful school that is committed to its staff and pupils. We are seeking to appoint a full time SEND Teaching Assistant also covering meal times to start as soon as possible to work ‘one to one’ with a child with a Statement. Previous experience is preferable, but more importantly you will need enthusiasm, energy and good communication skills. You will also need to be flexible, patient, caring and confident with children.

The post is for a Year 5 child with Type 1 Diabetes. This child is fitted with an insulin pump and has a detailed care plan. Full training will be given in the management of this pump and in all aspects of the care plan. As part of the management of her condition, it is essential for the applicant to have at least Grade C in Maths (or equivalent). The hours will be 8.50am to 3.35pm Mon - Fri.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A DBS disclosure is required for these posts. Please find an application form below.

This post is temporary until 31st Aug 2019 or for as long as the child remains at the school or until their Statement cease.

£8.90 to £9.68 depending on experience

Please send in applications via email  - admin@kingsnympton.devon.sch.uk

or post to –

Kings Nympton Primary School

Kings Nympton

Umberleigh Devon

EX37 9SP

Additional Information for Applicants

Application Form for Teachers            Application Form for Non-teaching Staff