Teaching Assistant Level 1

Location
Kingsbury Primary School, Bromage Avenue, Kingsbury, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B78 2HW
Salary
£8,994 - £9,500 per annum
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
29 Jun 2017
Job Ref
WARWED000004881
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term Contract
Working Pattern
Term time
Hours
Part-Time

25.0 Hours per Week

Term time only - 39 weeks per year

Fixed term contract in the first instance to 31 July 2018 to support specific pupils with Special Educational Needs.

Kingsbury is a caring and nurturing school with a very supportive ethos for children and staff alike. We are looking for a positive and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work 1:1 mainly with a child who has a range of learning difficulties including speech and language. You will be based in the classroom and be very well supported and guided by school staff and external agencies.

Hours of work can be negotiated but must include the start or end of school day to include communication with parents. Monday to Friday, term time only.

Our children love learning and are great fun to work with!

If you have the skills and passion to work with our children in a creative and stimulating learning environment and are looking for an exciting new challenge then please download an application pack.

Key Requirements

It is hoped the candidate will have had experience of working 1:1 with children with specific needs and also of liaison with parents and external agencies. Experience of working with children requiring social and emotional support and also speech and language issues would be advantageous. For the right candidate full training in the above will be given. 

Additional Information & How to Apply

To apply for this position, please complete and return the attached Application Form either by post to the school for the attention of the Headteacher or emailed to admin3596@welearn365.com with subject box showing TA job application. CV's will not be accepted.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to enhanced DBS (CRB) clearance for the successful applicant. We are committed to equality and diversity.
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. If you would like to discuss the role our SENDCo would be happy to provide further information.

Closing Date: Monday 27th June 12 noon
Shortlisting: Wednesday 28th June (pm)
Interview Date: Monday 3rd July

School Contact Details:
Kingsbury Primary School
Bromage Avenue
Kingsbury
Tamworth
Staffordshire
B78 2HW
Tel: 01827 872275

Supporting documents
Job Description
Application Form
Equality Details Form