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Fynamore Primary School
Fynamore Primary School


September 2019


1:1 SEN Teaching Assistant (3 posts)


Hours of work:  5 days per week - hours to be confirmed

Contract type: Specific Purpose Named Child

Closing date (and time): Thursday, 19 September 2019 at 12 noon

Interview date: Tuesday, 24 September 2019

Commencement date: as soon as possible


Additional information


Fynamore Primary School are looking to recruit 3 x SEN 1:1 Teaching Assistants to support children within KS1 and KS2. Knowledge and experience of working with children with additional needs would be beneficial, although some training will be available.


This is a temporary appointment related to the provision of special needs support to start as soon as possible and will initially be until the end of this academic year when a review of funding and progress will take place.


The successful applicants will need to:

  • Be willing to embrace, support and develop the ethos of our school

  • Be a team player

  • Communicate well with staff, pupils and parents

  • Inspire and motivate children

  • Be creative and patient

  • Have high expectations and excellent classroom practice

  • Have a desire to improve their own practice further.

Fynamore is a vibrant and exciting school in the heart of Calne. We have over 400 children and are proud of our reputation for supporting children with special educational needs and disabilities.


In January 2019 we welcomed our new headteacher, so this is a wonderful opportunity to join our school at the beginning of a new and exciting phase.


Fynamore School offers a superb, modern, well-resourced learning environment for children and adults alike. It has a highly positive ethos and a supportive, enthusiastic staff team. Visits to our school are warmly welcomed. Our school website also contains further information.


Please contact the school office for further details and to arrange an appointment to visit on 01249 810090 or by emailing


Please click on the links below for an application form and further details:


Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification


Applications should be returned by post for the attention of the Headteacher, Fynamore Primary School, School Road, Calne, Wiltshire SN11 9UG or email to by Thursday, 19 September 2019 at 12 noon.


Interviews will be held on Tuesday, 24 September 2019.


If you have not been contacted by Monday 23 September 2019 we thank you for your interest but you will not have been successful on this occasion.


Fynamore 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.


All applicants will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.


Text Absence Line:

07537 438427

Please start the message with FYN and include your child’s name and reason for absence.


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Recent Events in School

Including the Year 4 Spring Movies made at Folly Farm.

Click here for details and photos.


Upcoming Events 


Fri 20 Sep: FoFSHOP 2.45pm

Tue 24 Sep: Y6 to KGA WW1 Day

Tue 1 Oct: School photos

Tue 22 Oct: 'Flu Vaccinations

Tue 22 Oct: School Disco


Click here for more events.

School telephone number:

01249 810090

School address:

School Road, Calne,

Wiltshire, SN11 9UG


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