TEACHING ASSISTANT (2 Posts)
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We are looking for an inspirational and creative Teaching Assistant to join us - this a really exciting opportunity to be part of something very special.
You will be responsible for supporting the teaching and learning in a class of up to 8 students, working alongside a class teacher and a HLTA. If you have Autism, BESD or AP experience that will be an advantage but is not required. Our current TAs come from a range of experiences.
You will care passionately about each child as an individual, be able to observe and listen and then respond to advice. You will be able to implement strategies for raising achievement across the curriculum and be committed to your further professional development. You will be non-judgemental, resilient and unconditionally accepting.
•Knowledge of or an interest in Autism, Learning Disabilities or other behavioural difficulties.
•Excellent classroom practitioner.
•Demonstrable commitment to own continued professional development.
•Demonstrable experience of professional communication and interpersonal skills both written and verbal.
•Good ICT skills.
•Excellent communication and facilitation skills.
•A passion for working with pupils with SEN and their families.
•Ability to work flexibly to meet the needs of the academy.
•Ability to work with the Class Teacher to promote motivate and work with others to create a shared culture and positive climate.
•High level of resilience and determination.
•Commitment to and a genuine interest in the pastoral welfare of the school community.
•Calm and organised approach to work under pressure and the ability to inspire this in others.
•Demonstrate a highly motivated and person centred approach to the role
•Adopt a reflective approach to your work.
In return, we can offer you a competitive salary, Local Government Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work scheme upon successful completion of probation period), an Employee Assistance Programme to support your health and wellbeing and full induction, training and career opportunities.
Additional Information & How to Apply
Please complete the online application form via the following link: https://www.macintyreacademies.org/workwithus
Closing date: 19th September 2021
Interview date: 22nd September 2021
MacIntyre Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All positions will require an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and registration with the DBS Update Service together with all other relevant recruitment checks including obtaining references. Referees will be asked to assess suitability of candidates to work with vulnerable adults, children or young people and will be verbally verified. MacIntyre Academies’ Safeguarding Policy can be found on our website and candidates will be asked about this as part of the recruitment process.